Caring For Thai Eggplants: How To Grow Thai Eggplants - If you are a vegetarian, you are familiar with eggplant since it is often used in recipes as a meat substitute. If you are an eggplant fan, you may wonder how to grow Thai eggplants. Read this article to learn more.
If you live where summers are long and warm, you might try your hand at growing eggplant. They're as easy to grow as peppers and come in equally interesting varieties, sizes and colors. Give growing eggplants a try and get your ratatouille and baba ghanouj going! From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.
Oh. My. God. I want this. The Volksgarden is a rotary hydroponics system in which plants are installed in a circular unit, growing toward a light source at the center. It has approximately 20 square feet of growing area, and holds up to 80 plants. Its most successful crops include a variety of herbs, leafy lettuces, chards, peppers, strawberries, eggplants, tomatoes, cucumbers and some flower varieties.
Common Eggplant Varieties: Learn About The Types Of Eggplant - A member of the nightshade family, eggplant is thought to be a native of India. Many of us are familiar with the most common eggplant variety, Solanum melongena, but there are many eggplant types available. Learn what they are here.