Posted by ENF on September 3, 2010 ·
Jaffna Eggplan (Brinjal)
These plants are still producing inside the green house. They are almost 4 feet tall.
They are only watered every 10 days but keep on giving. Each plant so far averaged over 10 eggplants and still going at it.
This particular plant was almost got killed by the Potato Beetles but our squishing abilities saved the plant and got rid of the beetles for good.
Usually two of these eggplants will go for [Read More...
Posted by ENF on August 31, 2010 ·
We have been getting a good count of eggplants from this variety.
Poor clay soil and infrequent watering let to small plants in our outside lot.
Inside our low tunnel hoop house they are thriving.
We have been BBQing this variet with Olive oil, salt and pepper. It has a very rich and creamy eggplant taste to it.
Posted by ENF on August 4, 2010 ·
Jaffna Brinjal (Eggplant)
We started these South Asian Brinjals from seed in our basement grow rack.
We planted them inside the low tunnel green house and outside.
Low Tunnel Brinjal plants are much bigger in size and each have over 5 or so brinjals. We have been harvesting the green house Brinjals for our team’s family usage.
The outdoor Brinjals are finally picking up!
The best way to enjoy Brinjals is by slicing [Read More...