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More Aubergine varieties

Black beauty

The black beauty variety produces dark shiny pear shaped fruits in abundance. Fruits are approximately 15cm by 12cm. Introduced in 1910 and often considered an hierloom variety. Fruits held clear of the ground by sturdy plants. Open pollinated variety meaning polinated naturally by wind, insects and birds rather than self polinating.

Long purple

Very popular variety, long puple as the name suggests, produces long dark fruits with excellent flavour. Not a heavy cropper, a single plant should be limited to 4 or 5 fruits which will be of medium size. Hierloom or heritage variety introduced in 1905.