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Okra is a heat-loving plantOkra is a heat-loving plant that requires 55 to 75 days with temperatures ideally above 85°F for flowers to develop. Growth will slow down when air temperature is below 70°F. If you live in a colder region you may need to give the plants some extra time to produce.

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