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Stock: Out Of Stock
SKU Code: V 712
Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub
Seed per packet: Approx 30
An Heirloom eggplant originating from Italy that produces magnificent striped teardrop-shaped fruit around 15-20 cm long with purple-lavender strips on a white skin.
The creamy white tender flesh is almost seedless and has a fine texture with a wonderful taste. Produces a heavy yield of fruit up to 3.5 kilo per plant.
Adaptable to most good garden soils that is well composted and free draining. Requires full sun and a long growing season. Perennial in the tropics but generally grown as an annual in temperate zones.
Tropical: Year Round
Temperate: Sring to Early Summer
Sow: 6mm deep.
Sow direct or grow in trays of a good seed raising mix and transplant when 6-7cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 60-75cm
Row space: 60-75cm
Maturity: 6-10 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.