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'Twilight' Eggplant
 
Sub-Category: Early
 
Description: Early hybrid. 3-foot plants bear glossy, dark-purple, slightly elongated oval fruit. Disease resistant.
Days To Maturity: 60-65
Seed Sources: Gurneys Seed & Nursery Co. - updated in 2019

 
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Overall: (2.5 Stars)Overall
Taste: (2.5 Stars)Taste
Yield: (2.5 Stars)Yield
Ease/Reliability: (3.0 Stars)Ease/Reliability
 
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Reviewed on 03/12/2009 by GardenerHI - An experienced gardener

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Frost Free Season: More than 203 days
Soil Texture: Sand
Garden Size: Small - Less than 400 square feet (20' x 20')
Sun Exposure: More than 8 hours per day

Disappointing flavor, poor germination, and lackluster yield.
 

Reviewed on 06/05/2006 by farmerdill - An experienced gardener

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Richmond, Georgia, United States
Frost Free Season: 183 - 203 days
Soil Texture: Sand
Garden Size: Large - More than 1,600 square feet (40' x 40')
Sun Exposure: More than 8 hours per day

This hybrid perormed reasonably well for me. It is a half long type, getting about 8 inches long and 4 inches in diameter. Flavor is better than Black Beauty and inferior to Vittoria or Ichiban. Does not yield as well under my conditions as others.
 




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