Vegetable Seeds Catalogue

Eggplant

Sowing periods

Cool Climate Periods
Sep 1st to Nov 30th
Temperate Climate Periods
Aug 1st to Jan 31st
Tropical & Sub-Tropical Climate Periods
Jan 1st to Dec 31st
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1 pkt
A$3.50
Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

With dark purple fruit and excellent flavour this eggplant is a great addition to your vegie garden. It is an early cropper for eggplants and produces between 6-14 fruits per plant. 150 seeds.

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1 pkt
A$3.50
Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

The classic black/dark purple egg shaped fruits, with firm tasty flesh. Large fruits (16-18 cm x 8 cm) hang from a tall, strong plant. Can handle a range of climates and sets fruit under cooler conditions enabling an earlier crop in most areas. Provide a sunny sheltered spot for best results. 20 seeds.

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Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

Finally, an open pollinated variety that crops well in the cooler climates! The black elongated globes taste great. While not as large as most hybrids they, they grow well in Australia’s cooler, less than optimal, lower latitudes, providing a real OP variety for southern growers. Give it a warm sheltered spot in the garden for good rewards. 25 seeds.

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1 pkt
A$3.90
Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

A good looking and tasting eggplant. Lavender with white streaks and grows to 10 cm long. Great yield with a creamy sweet flavour (no bitterness). Great for grilling or in middle-eastern dishes. Good for areas with shorter summers, plant in a sheltered sunny position for best results. 15 seeds.

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1 pkt
A$3.90
Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

Your classic long deep purple oriental eggplant. A robust variety that can set fruit in cooler weather and handle heat stress. Fruit is 18-25 cm in length, tender and quick cooking. An early variety that allows those with short summers have a eggplant crop. 15 seeds.

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Botanical Name
Solanum melongena

Make your Thai curries authentic with these small, round fruit averaging 5 cm across. A deep green eggplant with white stripes, with firm flesh that holds up well in curries. A compact bush with a high yield (warmer climate = more fruit). An early variety suitable for areas with a short summer. 20 seeds.