Eggplant, Goyo Kumba
- Fruits grow to 3 inches
- Fruits have red skin and are slightly flattened
- Plants grow to 4 feet
- Ornamental or decorative variety
This variety will grow well in most regions of the United States but will thrive in hot climates.
This variety of eggplant is actually a different species than the common eggplant but closely resembles the fruit. It has a strong flavor that is not bitter but results in a fruit that is best used for decoration.
Learn to Grow it
Start Indoors: 8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 14 Days
Plant Outdoors: 18-24” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Transplant outdoors once danger of frost has passed and soil is warm. Using landscape fabric or black plastic can accelerate growth and productivity in cooler climates.