Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Okra Abelmoschus esculentus

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Abelmoschus [genus] (2)
esculentus [species]

Classification

Malvaceae [family]
Abelmoschus [genus] (2)
esculentus [species]

Names

English name Okra
Papiamento name Giambo
Papiamento name Ochro
Valid name Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench
Basionym Hibiscus esculentus L.

Classification