Seed Freaks - Eggplant - Thai Round Green
Seed Freaks – Eggplant – Thai Round Green
EGGPLANT: THAI ROUND GREEN
a beautiful pale green eggplant with white filigree markings.
About the size of a crab apple, they can be eaten raw, traditionally with chilli or cooked in curries.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: Early Spring indoors, plant out after risk of frost (OCT – DEC)
Temperate: SEP – FEB
Sub – Tropical: AUG – MAR
Tropical: ALL YEAR
Arid: AUG – JAN
PH 5.5 – 6.5
Rich, well-drained, friable soil.
Sow in pots, 6mm deep.
10-14 days to germination, transplant 60cm apart and keep moist to avoid bitterness.
Pick before the seeds turn brown and while the skin is shiny and firm.
If growing for seed leave on the Bush as long as possible.
DAYS TO HARVEST
90 – 120 Days
APPROX 40 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN