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Seeds – Brinjal – Night Shadow 25/pckt

Sandveld Certified Organic


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SUPPLIER: Sandveld Organics

STATUS: Certified Organic

SOURCE: Local to South Africa *Some original seed banks were sourced from Switzerland and America but seeds are now harvested in SA

COMMENTS: Has spikey stems. Wear glvoes to harvest fruit as the spikes on the calyx are sharp.

PLANTING INSTRUCTIONS:Plant in seed trays Aug, Sep, Oct, Transplant Oct/Nov. Transplant at 4 – 6 weeks. depth 3x seed diameter. 60 – 75cm apart. Harvest 12 – 15 weeks. Cut fruit with scissors or sharp knife. Loves green house environment. Needs a long season. Start undercover and plant out when frosts have finished. Mulch well and keep well watered, may need staking.

COMPANIONS: Beans, peppers, lettuce, amaranth, thyme

ENEMIES: Avoid growing with potatoes

OTHER USEFUL INFO: The book called “”Janes Delicious Garden”” can be a useful handy book to have when planting organic seeds. Please google for details. Please see our Seeds of Knowledge page for more useful tips on sustainable vegetable production.