Eggplants/Tomatillos - 2018
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.
||Classic big-fruited black eggplant is nearly 100 yrs old.
Glossy fruits become quite large and well shaped. 80 days.
||Slim sixteen inch fruit are light lavender. Mild, sweet and
tender with good yields. 65 days.
||Upright, slender purple, high yield oriental type. 8oz. 61 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.
||Pale lavender skin, 9-12" long. Mild tasting white flesh.
||Glossy dark purple-black skin and outstanding fruit and great
production qualities. 70 days.
||Slender violet-purple eggplant 12" long. Excellent mild
flavor and tender white flesh. Thrives and produce continuous
harvests in summer heat and humidity. 65 days.
||Tuscan heirloom. Round, deep violet fruit. Beautiful jewel-toned
purple. Very productive. 73 days.
||White with soft lavender streaks. White flesh, no bitterness.
An Italian heirloom. 75 days.
||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 nearly as wide. Mild flesh
and heavy crops. 85 days.
||Purple fruit with white streaks. Delicate, sweet flavor.
From Leonidio, Greece. 75 days.
||White fruit with creamy, dense flesh. Sweet flavor. 5-6
inches long. 70 days.
||Produces heavy yields of little 8" long by 2"
wide light green eggplants. Mild and very delicious. Heavy
yielding. 63 days.
||Dark purple-black Turkish variety. Fruits are elongated
teardrops, often pointed with a pronounced curve at one end.
Mild, never-bitter. 75 days.
||Beautiful, glossy purple, long, slender Japanese variety.
Produces fruit up to 16" long. White flesh that&aposs
sweet and mellow tasting. 75 days.
Tomatillos - 2018
||Incredibly large, productive. Apple-green with papery husk that
splits open as fruit matures and turns yellow-green. Bright green stage
for the tartest flavor. 75 days.
|Plaza Latina Giant Green
||3-4 inch fruit from seed originally saved from Plaza Latina
Market in Eugene, Oregon. 80 days.
|Purple Keepers Modern Landrace
||Landrace is a variety purposely
maintained as a diverse gene pool to help it be more adaptive to
harsh conditions. Medium size purple tomatillo that stores well.
|Grande Rio Verde
||Yields large, apple-green fruits. The mediumsized, determinate
plants need no staking. Fruits reach 3-4 ounces. Yields are very
high. 83 days.