Hibiscus esculentus

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Synonyms for Hibiscus esculentus

tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews

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Okra's botanical name, Hibiscus Esculentus, loosely translates as "edible hibiscus.
Reflecting its host of common names, okra even has two scientific names: Abelmoschus esculentus and Hibiscus esculentus.
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