(Solanum melongena)

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Smooth ovoid-shaped fruit (15x8-10 cm), with purple stripes on grey-white background. Rather late variety, low stature. Stands out for the excellen t flavour of the flesh, which contains few seeds.

To facilitate germination, soak the seed in water for 24 h. Deep soil, rich in organic material. Needs high temperatures and strong light to develop and flower.