Eggplant "Golden Eggs".
Annual, decorative plants. A bright luxurious bush with a lush crown. Plant height 40-50 cm.
These eggplants are grown in flower gardens, rooms, orangery’s. Plants are easy to shape by giving them the needed form and height.
The eggplant blooms with small single flowers 1-2 cm in diameter. The blossoming plant does not attract attention.
The plant becomes very beautiful when oval fruits grow and gradually begin to turn bright yellow. Fruits ripen all winter, reaching a diameter of 8-10 cm. Fruits sit on the stem, towering over the leaves, and give a special appeal to the plant.
The fruit is egg-shaped, white, yellowish when ripe, are used as food. Suitable for dietary nourishment because they are rich in potassium.
Light-loving plant, prefers intense diffused light, without direct sunlight. Seeds are sown in April-May in sifted leafy soil over the soil surface and sprinkled with a thin layer of coarse sand. Germinate at a temperature of + 20 + 22 ° C under glass. Seeds germinate in 14-18 days. After a double pick, the plants are planted in pots and the top must be pinched.
The plant is not resistant to frosts.
Eng.: Eggplant. Sven.: Äggplanta. Suom.: Munakoiso.