lady finger has a torpedo-shaped pod ranging in length of five to six inches when harvested mature. The pods are pale lime to lime green Colour, their exterior has furrowed lengthwise grooves. The skin can often be fuzzy to prickly, which can cause an allergic reaction to sensitive skin. The flesh bears a tender spongy membrane with many small white seeds. Lady finger is known less for its lean flavour and more for its sticky sap that creates the flesh’s gelatinous texture.