Aubergine Lange Violette
Aubergine Early Long Purple
1 Pack of seeds
'Early Long Purple' variety is very prolific and full of flavour.
Aubergines are surprisingly easy to grow in most soil types however they prefer a sheltered, sunny position in the garden and they will not survive frost. 'Early Long Purple' variety is very prolific and full of flavour. Rich in Folic acid, potassium they are a very good source of fibre. Plant in early spring in a protected seedbed at 20º C or later outdoors in frames.
|Botanical name||Aubergine Lange Violette|
|Plant Depth||2 cm|
|Preferred Soil||Well drained soil|
|Fully grown in||4 months|
|Full grown height||80 cm - 100 cm|
|Mature width||1 - 10 cm|
How to take care of Aubergine Early Long Purple
Aubergines are best grown started off indoors from March. Plant them at a depth/ width of 1cm and keep them warm. When ready transplant them to your garden, borders or in pots. Use a well-drained and manured soil and space them 60cm apart. They will need support. Water frequently (little but often) to help keep spider mites away. Once fully grown cut the fruit from its stem. Fresh are shiny and smooth, over ripped have dull skin, and are bitter.
For additional instructions see product packaging.