Variety: Purple Globe Eggplant

Variety Overview

The standard purple eggplant stands out with its size and color. It's oval and oblong with a green top. 

Characteristics

  • Eggplant
  • Cooking Vegetables
  • Size varies but at retail, the larger ones sell best. They can be up to 12-15 inches long and 4-6 inches in diameter. 

  • The flesh is cream colored

  • It's mild and can be a meat substitute. It often takes on the flavor of what it's cooked with.

  • Year-round

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