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Eggplants/Tomatillos - 2017

Note: This list is what we're hoping to have for the plant sale. Depending on factors such as germination rates and weather will determine the number of plants we will have.

Eggplant

Name Description
Black Beauty Classic big-fruited black eggplant is nearly 100 yrs old. Glossy fruits become quite large but are well shaped, and perfect for slicing into thick eggplant steaks for grilling or eggplant Parmesan. 80 days.
Fengyuan Purple Slim sixteen inch fruit are light lavender. Mild, sweet and tender with good yields. 65 days.
Ichiban Upright, slender purple, high yield oriental type. 8oz. 61 days.
Kashmiri Brinjal Oval to elongated fruits in clear shades of lavender to pink. Fruits reach 4-6 inches in length. 80 days.
Listada de Gandia Rich purple striping on creamy white skin. Teardrop to round shape with fruit that can grow to 6 inches long. Mild white flesh is delicious and sweet. 75 days.
Machiaw Pale lavender skin, 9-12" long. Mild tasting white flesh. 65 days.
Nadia Glossy dark purple-black skin and outstanding fruit and great production qualities. 70 days.
Pingtung Long Slender violet-purple eggplant 12” long. Excellent mild flavor and tender white flesh. Continuous harvests in summer heat and humidity. 65 days.
Prosperosa Tuscan heirloom. Round, deep violet fruit. Beautiful jewel-toned purple. Very productive. 73 days.
Rosa Bianca White with soft lavender streaks. White flesh, no bitterness. An Italian heirloom. 75 days.
Rosita Lavender-pink teardrop shape fruit with white shoulders. Sweet, mild flesh. 75 days.
Thai Long Green Heirloom from Thailand, very mild and sweet. 10-12" long, lime green. 85 days.
Violette di Firenze Violet fruits rimmed with white at the calyx. Large, heavy fruit is about five inches long and nealy as wide. Mild flesh and heavy crops. 85 days.
Tsakoniki Purple fruit with white streaks. Delicate, sweet flavor. From Leonidio, Greece. 75 days.
Violette Longue Hative Early long purple. Standard choice in France. 70 days.
White Beauty White fruit with creamy, dense flesh. Sweet flavor. 5-6 inches long. 70 days.

Tomatillos

Name Description
Cisineros Incredibly large, productive. Apple-green fruit with papery husk splits open as tomatillos mature and turn yellow-green. Bright green stage for the tartest flavor. 75 days.
De Milpa OG Mexican heirloom. Small to medium round fruits store fresh for several weeks. Portions of the fruits blush with purple. 80 days.
Plaza Latina Giant Green 3-4 inch fruit from seed originally saved from Plaza Latina Market in Eugene, Oregon. 80 days.
Tomate Verde Flavor is sweet yet tart and wonderful in green Mexican salsa and other Mexican and Southwestern dishes. 75 days.