EGG PLANTVEGETABLE SEEDS
(Solanum melongena). Requires similar conditions to tomatoes. Do not plant out until soil has warmed up. Sow September & October (cold): August to December (temp): and August to March (trop). Plant 75 cm. apart with 90 cm between rows. Pick fruit when small to avoid hard seeds and bitter fruit. 225 s/g
Tasmanian customers: Seed is treated to comply with Tasmanian Quarantine Regulations.
Vigorous and heavy cropping cultivar. It matures well in cool climates where others fail. Packets only.
Reliable white eggplant with fruit best harvested when 15cm long and 5cm across. Packets only.
Lovely long lavender fruit with white stripes in clusters of 3 to 5 fruit. Early maturing, it is ideal as a container plant.
The slim, deep purple fruits are best picked at 15cm. Favoured in the Middle East and Asia. Fruit in cluster of 4 to 6 fruit.
1506: Ping Tung Long (new!)
Purple fruit to a massive 30 to 45cm long and 3 cm wide. Heavy yields of sweet and tender fruit.
Large egg-shaped fruit in good numbers. Very dark purple, very high quality.