Learn more about these delicious vegetables particularly eggplant, peppers, sweet corn, asparagus, artichokes and celery with our thorough guide that shows when to sow and harvest, plus the best conditions for these plants.
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A prolific variety, producing many glossy, deep purple, oval-shaped fruits. The highest yields are achieved with the protection of a greenhouse. Plants are best tied to supports to help bear the weight of the fruits.
Sow: Early to mid-spring
Harvest: Midsummer to early fall
Soil Preference: Well-drained soil, moist soil
Sun or Shade: Full sun
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