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It is the season!

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: 15/08/2019

Isn’t it amazing how time flies? Here we are in the second half of 2019, with winter nearing its end. Now is the perfect time to start thinking about spring and what you need to do to prepare your veggie garden for the new season. A good place to start would be to clear your beds, add compost and mulch and allow the soil to recuperate a bit. So the question becomes, what can we plant? Fortunately, the warmer seasons offer more possibilities! And why don’t you try varieties that you haven’t planted before? Nothing ventured, nothing gained, right? Visit…

Eggplant Applegreen (Brinjal)

Relevance: 38%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena Highly recommended variety. Developed in 1964 at the University of New Hampshire. This mild flavoured brinjal is non-acidic, does not need peeling, and is a very good producer even in a cooler environment. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Diamond (Brinjal)

Relevance: 38%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena A variety from the Ukraine, produces abundant fruits and is not prone to bitterness. One of the better producing varieties in terms of total weight produced. Slowly becoming more and more popular with home and market gardeners due to its outstanding qualities. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Prosperosa (Brinjal)

Relevance: 38%      Posted on: 26/09/2018

Solanum melongena A prolific and beautiful Italian Heirloom which produces stunning, rich purple fruits with a cream coloured top near the stem. The fruits are slightly oblong with a few creases. Prosperosa brinjals have a white coloured flesh that is tender dish called Parmigiana. The flesh can also be used to make stews and soups. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Amarillo Lunga (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena Oh WOW!! This has to be our #1 brinjal of the season. Everyone raved about it. It's a big producer, a really big producer, long stunning fruits that really stand out. The flavour is mild, with that classic brinjal taste. This is one of those varieties that you will want to plant every year.... it's that good. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Bangladeshi Long (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena Lovely, productive, mini-type eggplant. Produces early with plenty of 10-12 cm long cylindrical fruits with a slight curve. The deep green fruits are streaked with light green and purple streaks. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Black Beauty (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena One of the older brinjal varieties known in South Africa. Before the advent of all the new hybrid varieties, this was the market leader for farmers and home gardeners. A stunning, prolific plant that produces masses of large glossy fruit. It requires a long growing season. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Japanese Kamo (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena This is a real treat, we have grown these seeds for a number of years for our own consumption. A real winner in the garden and one of the best tasting brinjals in our collection. The Kamo is a very old Japanese heirloom that is well known in Japan, and sets the standard when it comes to brinjals. A smooth, medium textured fruit that has no bitterness. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Listada de Gandia (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 02/11/2017

Solanum melongena Old Spanish heirloom. With its striped skin, it is one of the most beautiful eggplants, pleasing to the eye and the palate. This stunner produces well with a love for high temperatures. It's a great mild tasting brinjal that stands out for its organoleptic qualities. Easy to grow and produces good sized fruits sometimes exceeding 400g. Approx. 25 seeds

Eggplant Long Purple (Brinjal)

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 06/11/2017

Solanum melongena A very dark, slender eggplant that has a fine texture and holds up very well in cooking. We find this variety has low bitterness. Requires a long growing season and is very frost sensitive. Approx. 25 seeds