Just want to do container gardening on your balcony? Here is a productive vegetable that is suited for the job. Reaching only two feet tall this eggplant is never seedy or bitter. The oval fruits mature at three to four inches.
Eggplant – Italian Trio Seeds
Three different seed colors let you figure out what is what. You get Diva, Beatrice and Rosa Bianca. All delicious and best to start indoors.
Eggplant Galine 50 Seeds by David’s Garden Seeds
Very glossy black fruit with green calyx. Classic Italian bell shape, 6″ x 3″. Early, firm fruit on strong plants. Uniform and high yielding, even in the North.
Eggplant Black Beauty Certified Organic Heirloom Seeds 75 Seeds
This is the standard from which most eggplants are judged. Black Beauty is a delicious 1 to 3 pound fruit. Wait until your soil is warm before transplanting outside as they will not take frost. Eggplants want a rich soil and as much heat and sun as possible. Solanum melongena