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Photo courtesy of Johnny's Selected Seeds.

Abelmoschus esculentus 'Jambalya'

  • Okra 'Jambalya' is a vegetable in the One Earth Edibles line.
  • Fun in the garden with it's 5-point pods, Okra 'Jambalya' is also a jam session in the kitchen with its sweet, mild flavor.
  • Okra 'Jambalya' has large, showy white flowers in the summer which are also edible or may be used as a garnish for any Creole dish.
  • Seed pods and flowers are both excellent deep fried or stuffed.

Color: White


  • Container
  • Combination
  • Culinary


  • One Earth Edibles


  • Sun
  • Partial Sun

Fertilizer Levels:

  • Average Feed

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer(Flowering)

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring(Foliage)
  • Fall(Foliage)
  • Summer(Foliage)

Soil Moisture Preference:

  • Average-Slightly Moist

Soil pH Requirements:

  • Medium, 5.7-6.2