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'Nubia' Eggplant
Sub-Category: Early
Description: Hybrid. Early season eggplant. Plants 3 to 4 feet tall produce uniquely patterned purple and white variegated 4 to 8 long fruit. About 68 to 70 days to maturity.
Days To Maturity: NA
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Reviewed on 06/27/2010 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

A quite early producer of large lavender striped fruits. Earliest of the eggplants to produce this year. Good production of large fruits which are quite visually attractive. Flavor and texture is similar to Rosa Bianca. Not as good for me as the the slender Oriental types like Ichiban.
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