|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
Melenzana Violetta Di Firenze
A medium-early variety that produces egg-shaped, ribbed fruits that are large and heavy. They are a shiny violet color on a light base and pulp is firm with very few seeds. It keeps extremely well alter harvesting and is very resistant on long term transport. It can be grown either in a greenhouse or directly outdoors.
In late spring , from March to June, for the best results. Transplant about 40 days after sowing leaving 20 inches between plants.
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Perennial Plant||90-100 Days||Full||16 inches||30 inches||Early spring to early summer|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening