May 9, 2013

Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) or ladies finger

West Bengal is the leading okra producing state followed by Bihar.

Okra is commonly grown in almost all parts of the plains and is consumed by common people
in all the states as vegetable.

The okra produced in West Bengal, Bihar, Orissa and Northern states is consumed in this
region itself due to high demand.

India is largest producer of okra in the world.