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'Crescent Moon' Eggplant
Sub-Category: Early
Description: Early hybrid. Mild, white, 6- to 7-inch fruit on 3-foot plants.
Days To Maturity: 62
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Overall: (3.0 Stars)Overall
Taste: (3.0 Stars)Taste
Yield: (4.0 Stars)Yield
Ease/Reliability: (3.0 Stars)Ease/Reliability
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Reviewed on 12/28/2005 by Miss_Mudcat - An intermediate gardener

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Indiana, United States
Frost Free Season: 163 - 183 days
Soil Texture: Clay
Garden Size: Large - More than 1,600 square feet (40' x 40')
Sun Exposure: 6 to 8 hours per day

I disliked this eggplant. It is pretty if it doesn't get a scratch or bug bite, but if the tiniest nick is made in the skin it turns brown. The yield was good, but the fruit is so small that it takes a lot to make a meal. I won't grow this one again.

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