Eggplant: Rosa Bianca
Name: Eggplant 'Rosa Bianca'
An old and pretty eggplant that has rosy lavender coloured fruits with white shading.
When to sow: Spring after risk of frost has passed. November in Southern Australia
Plant Type: bush to 1m tall
Uses: Fry, bake, grill, toss with pasta, stuff.
Growing Conditions: Sow in trays in late October and keep in a warm place until around 12cm tall then plant out. Water regularly in summer.
Pests and Diseases: Corn earworm - a caterpillar that eats the inside of the fruits.
Special Qualities: tasty, pretty
Seeds: 30 minimum