Eggplant- Tsakoniki

Eggplant- Tsakoniki

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Eggplant- Tsakoniki' seeds

Solanum Melongena | Packet

Standard Seed Packet, 50 Seeds

Solanum melongena
  • Long cylindrical fruit growing to 22cm
  • Very attractive purple and white striped skin
  • Very popular Greek variety

Perennial grown as an annual in cool climates. Very popular Greek variety producing attractive long cylindrical fruit growing to 22cm. Delicious firm mild-flavored flesh. Commonly used in stews, sauces, baked, fried, stuffed, and grilled. Eggplant is also known as "Aubergine". "Greek eggplant".

Seeds per gram: 360
Product code: A3-16

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Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Spring or after frost
Germination 7-14 days @ 24-32°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Perennial (grown as an annual in cool climates)
Row Spacing 80cm
Plant Spacing 70cm
Plant Height 65cm
Position Full sun, moist well-drained soil
Days Until Maturity 75 days

*Notes: Plants may need staking. Picking regularly encourages more fruit. Can be grown as a perennial in warm climates.