Is a okra a vegetable?
Yes okra is a vegetable
Okra is grown as a vegetable. yum (GROSS)
Okra is a green vegetable.
That is the correct spelling of "okra" (a seedpod vegetable used in gumbo).
Hibiscus esculentus (Botanical name of Okra), also commonly known as Ladies finger is a vegetable plant. Its unripe fruits are eaten as vegetable.
Neither. Okra is a vegetable that grows on stalk-like plants.
Okra as well as all other vegetables are considered as annuals.
it is the vegetable: ladysfinger
Okra is in the mallow family. Find more info below:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malvaceae and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Okra
Okra is a type of vegetable. It's eaten a lot in South America and Africa and used in stews. Very tasty!
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Yes, I'm pReTty sure it is
No! Okra is not starchy! don't you get it? Okra's name is not starchy! Don't you get it is a joke haa,haa,haa! But seriously okra is not starchy it is a vegetable. As far as I know vegetables don't have starch!!!
Okra, also called as bendi or ladies finger is a very nutritious vegetable which can be make with different recipes.
because it doesnt have seeds!! hope i helped!!♥
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You can use okra to make tasty sides, vegetable stews or spicy curries, It's also a good source of fibre and iron
Oleander (flowering shrub) and okra (vegetable) are two.
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Okra is a vegetable. It is green in color and about 2-7 inches long. When you cut into it, it is slimy or sticky and has rows of tiny seeds. Okra is best eaten cooked. It can be boiled or fried, delicious both ways!
I work in the produce department and we sell as Chinese Okra.
The only one I know of is a West African plant whose seed pod is a vegetable eaten on its own or in soups. The Louisiana soup "gumbo" is okra thickened. "Gumbo" derives from a West African word for okra.
Yes. There is four vegetables that has seeds in it. Tomato, Cucumber, Bell Peper, okra.
Ladyfinger aka Okra is a fibrousness fruit that is used as a vegetable. The reason it is considered a fruit is because it contains seeds, and grows on a bush.
no way............ hahaha but i think its half fruit and half vegetable........... I'm not realy good about this
Most are, like cucumbers, okra, peppers, but eggs and pigs feet and sausages are also pickled.
They are cookies served at weddings and bridal parties. The term "ladyfingers" is also another name for okra, the vegetable.
The name is Hibiscus esculentus otherwise known as okra, lady's fingers.
Okra is a vegetable. It is very high in iron, so it's inclusion in a diet is beneficial. One way to prepare okra is fried. The okra is sliced into pieces, and dipped in flour or corn meal, then fried in oil. One uses a fork for this method. When okra is boiled, one still uses a fork, but the appearance is somewhat less pleasing. Most often, the okra is boiled with tomatoes and is… Read More
The definition of a fruit is anything containing seeds. Okra has seeds and is therefore a fruit. Weird but true. Same goes with tomatoes, pumpkins, peppers, squash, etc. A vegetable would be an onion or potato.
Lady fingers are also called okra. It has soluble fiber that dissolves in water.
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try cucumbers, red, green and yellow bell peppers, okra. don't use tomatos as they are actually a fruit.
There so many vegetable that grow in Nigeria and some of them are, Green leaf (sokoyokoto),okra, tomatoes, bitterleaf, watermelon,cocomba, ugu vegetable, Melon, Aapon, lotus's, etc hungergone.com
In it's purest form, or cooked it is like any other vegetable. But baked in oil and with a bread crust around it does not.
Some four letter vegetables are: bean beet corn kale okra taro wort
Ladies fingers is a common name for Anthyllis Vulneraria. The vegetable, okra , Hibiscus esculentis, is also known as Ladies Fingers.
Off hand, two excellent sources are spinach and okra. Okra is a pod vegetable which can be fried or boiled. It comes frozen or fresh. When fresh, it is "hairy" and must be washed to remove the natural fibers which give it that appearance. If served boiled, boil the vegetable for about 4 minutes and pour off the water and rinse to keep the vegetable from becoming "slimy" which is a common complaint from new… Read More
"If you like okra, you will have to like the seeds as well" is a famous saying in Suriname. Specifically, one equivalent of the saying is taking the good with the bad. If it is okra as a vegetable that you particularly favor, then you must not get bothered by plant parts that do not interest you and that precede, but contribute to, the final package. Another equivalent is a journey of a thousand miles… Read More
This unusual vegetable does not only offer a superb taste, but also is nutritious and medicinal. It is a good source of Vitamin C, Folic Acid, essential B vitamins as well as magnesium, manganese and potassium. Okra is also high in dietary fibre.
It's only a vegetable. As far as I have seen, only Muslims think of vegetables as having sexual gender, tomatos are female. cucumbers are male, They don't allow them to be next to each other on the grocery shelves. As far as okra, it would have to represent male
BENEFITS OF OKRA: # The superior fiber found in okra helps to stabilize the blood sugar by curbing the rate at which sugar is absorbed from the intestinal tract. # Okra's mucilage binds cholesterol and bile acid carrying toxins dumped into it by the filtering liver. # Okra helps lubricate the large intestines due to its bulk laxative qualities. The okra fiber absorbs water and ensures bulk in stools. This helps prevent and improve constipation… Read More
Here are two recipes. Recipe #1 16 oz okra 1 egg 1/2 cup all purpose flour 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 tsp cajun seasoning or black pepper 1/4 cup vegetable oil (or bacon fat) Wash okra. Cut off tips and stem ends. Cut crosswise into slices about 1/4 inch thick. Combine flour, salt and pepper in a medium bowl. In another bowl, beat the egg. Dip okra into the egg, coating on all sides, and then… Read More
The seedlings were already sprayed with plant insecticide and yet the seedling could not grow into a plant and bear fruit.
Cucumbers besides cucumbers, you can use carrots, cauliflower, broccoli, jalapeno peppers, asparagus, okra, pearl onion and in some fruits can be pickled as well
You can cut the okra in the middle and then u can cut the seeds out of the middle of the okra and there you go. Hope it helped :)
Boiled okra is still okra. Hot water does not change what it is.
Hamsters can eat any vegetable, except onions, okra, and potatoes. You may serve to you're hamster vegetables raw, steamed, or boiled with no butter, oils, or seasonings.
Touch the okra. Ripe okra should feel tender to the touch. Wear gloves and long sleeves when feeling and harvesting the okra, as its small hairs are often irritating to the skin. Measure the okra. okra should be picked when it is 2 to 3 inches long. The okra becomes too hard to eat when it grows any bigger. Cut the okra from its stem with pruning shears when it is ready for harvest. A… Read More