Rosa teaches us how to plant eggplant in the garden, then enjoy them cooked in a thousand different ways. Less raw! . The eggplants are harvested from summer to fall and crop choices are greater if grown from seed. Once they have reached sufficient size to transplant the plant it in rows. Eggplants are plants which widen enough, so it is important to cultivate each separated 60 cm from each other. To do this, we will have a hole that will add campus and add manure and compost. .
The eggplant seeding is done in late winter and seedlings can be planted three months after planting. Two months later we gather the first fruits. The distance between plants should be, as stated above, 60 inches and planting spacings of 80 centimeters. The soil should be composed of a lot of compost or fertilizer and soil should be moist. You need many hours of sunshine and should not be lowering the temperature 10 ° C. Watering should be abundant, especially when the first fruits. .
Tips for growing eggplants
• When the plants have a height of two feet placed guides to prevent sticking to the ground and have moisture problems. .
• eliminating plant Clarea interior and lower leaves to have more light and better ventilation.
Eggplant is known as, a plant of the nightshade family well known and loved by all. And, this is widely cultivated in the gardens of the world by the great uses you have. Not only used in its cuisine but also is valued ornamental and medicinal level.So today you have some steps to follow if you want to grow eggplant in your garden, and thus enjoy its rich flavor and ornamental beauty.
Eggplant is a herbaceous plant 30 to 60 cm high, has a straight stem, branched, hairy and can be thorny. It is also quite brittle when loaded with fruit.
Its leaves are lobed, large, hairy, and its flowers are large, star-shaped and colored violeta.El fruit, eggplant, which is what we love so much, you can measure from 5-30 inches in length, and as all know, has a cylindrical shape, elongated oval. Enjoy a very bright skin without roughness is usually purple or black pigments because “anthocyanins” which give the color, although there is also white, yellow, red, etc..
Time to plant the seeds
To plant our vegetable seeds and seedlings need a pot with holes in the bottom that will cause the plant to be drained.
We must fill the container with soil well enriched halfway and watering. They spread the seeds into the soil (about three seeds per pot), re-cover with another layer of soil and watered again. Must be maintained to a very high temperature at the time of germination (about 30 degrees), so you can place it near a radiator or in a warm place until they leave the first buds.
The best time for planting seeds is when winter ends (end of April), so, in the late spring we go to transplant.