Äggplanta "Ronde de Valence"
EGGPLANT "RONDE DE VALENCE" - Solanum melongena.
A kind of medium-earliness. The fruit is round, weighs around 250 g, it’s color is dark violet. Its pulp is stiff and white. This eggplant is grown from seedlings. This kind is demanding for heat and humidity, so large harvest can be expected only if the eggplant is being grown in greenhouses or under shelters. Grows best in humous light, sandy loam or clay loam soils. Because of its high nutritional value, eggplants are particularly valued in vegetarian cuisine. Can be used fresh, fried, baked and canned. 1g contains approximately 200-220 seeds.
Eng.: Eggplant. Suom.: Munakoiso, munahedelmä. Sven.: Äggplanta, Aubergine.Bot.:Solanum melongena L.