Botanical Name of Lady Finger

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General Morphological Features of Ladies Finger

Ladies finger or Okra is one of the popular vegetables of India and in more common terms it is known as Bhindi. The growing season of ladies' fingers is summer and their vegetative flower is extremely beautiful and of light yellow colour. One of the main reasons why many farmers prefer growing okra is that they need very less care and water. They need at least six hours of sunlight for their proper growth. 

Botanical Name of Ladies Finger

The botanical name of the ladyfinger is Abelmoschus esculentus and is commonly known as Okara. 

Classification of Ladies Finger

Kingdom: Plantae

Clade: Tracheophytes

Clade: Angiosperms

Clade: Eudicots

Clade: Rosids

Order: Malvales

Family: Malvaceae

Genus: Abelmoschus

Species: Esculentus

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q1. What is the common Name of Ladies Finger Plant?

Ans. Ladies finger is a plant with so many common names like okra, bhindi, etc.

Q2. Write the classification of Ladies Finger Plant?

Ans. Classification of ladies finger:

Kingdom: Plantae

Family: Malvaceae

Genus: Abelmoschus

Species: Esculentus