Eggplant - Organic Ping Tung Long
The Ping Tung Eggplant (also spelled Pingtung) is an elongated variety of eggplant fruit that is shiny, deep-lavender in color and growing to 2" x 11" or longer. The disease-resistant variety is a heirloom plant originating from Ping Tung, Taiwan. This egg-plant has a high yield, producing over 20 fruits per plant. Excellent flavor.
- SESE Certified Organic Seeds 0.25 g (approximately 50-90 seeds) sows 60-100’ of transplants.
Growing Info: 62 days. Like all eggplants, Ping Tung Eggplant variety requires full sun and fertile, well-draining soil. Feed plants every two weeks with a mild organic fertilizer, such as compost tea. Ping Tung Long eggplant matures in about 60-80 days. Fruits are harvested when they are 11-14 inches (28-36 cm.) long and still shiny.
Health Benefits: Eggplant is a good source of nutrients, vitamins and minerals including manganese, copper, fiber, vitamin B6, B5, and B9.
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