Grow Aubergine Seeds to Enjoy Fresh, nutrient-rich Vegetables Year Round
Aubergine seeds are a part of the fern family, Fucosea. They are native to France and are quite common in gardens as well as in natural environments in the Mediterranean region. They are easy to grow in a variety of conditions and will provide you with a spectacular display of color. Growing aubergines requires patience and commitment but in the end you will have a spectacularly colored flowering plant that will amaze you and your guests for years to come.
Many people think that it takes two years to properly develop an eggplant or aubergine from a plant cut from the ground, but that is not true. There is plenty of time to grow these beautiful plants from seed. The best way to grow them is in pots so that they have room to grow roots. One of the most popular varieties is the small white baby variety, the others are called black baby eggplants and the black garden variety. All of the aubergines are easy to grow in containers but some require more dedicated care.
Most people think that aubergines are difficult plants to deal with but in reality they can be very simple to maintain. This is because many of these plants are sensitive to harsh weather conditions such as cold and extreme heat. A regular watering schedule is essential during your growing season and to help you control insects, use mosquito bait to control fleas and insecticidal soap to kill off adult fleas.
When planning your garden, you should consider where to plant your aubergine seeds. If the soil is dry then you will find that germination is easier and your plants will usually grow much faster than they would if the soil was wet. You do not want to plant them too close together, because they will fight for space. Plant them in a central location, perhaps one-third distance from the nearest tree or shrub, and then pinch off some of the plants around the edges. Pinching encourages air circulation and therefore maximizes the amount of nutrients the seed packets have.
After you have planted your seedlings, keep an eye on them to make sure they are getting enough light. They will grow much faster if given sufficient light. The best time to plant them is either spring or fall. The most successful gardeners grow their aubergines during the summer months. They enjoy cool weather and do extremely well in partial shade. Some gardeners even plant their plants upside down, which helps them grow faster and produce more suttons.
There are many different types of aubergine seeds available to suit every garden. Some varieties require that the plants are sown in pots before planting in the garden so that they grow up into plants that can tolerate being planted in open ground. These plants are known as hardy plants, as they are able to grow up despite exposure to open ground and heavy rains. The more delicate varieties need to be sown in pots first, then planted in the garden. They often grow into plants that are perfectly suited for city gardens or small farms.
There are many people who like to grow aubergines because of the beautiful flowers they produce, but most people also enjoy eating the lovely, nutritious seeds inside. It is possible to buy specially preserved aubergine seeds inside their own shell to save on cost. This preserves the natural qualities of the aubergines, meaning that they are still as vibrant and healthy when eating today as they were when first planted.
Most gardeners will agree that aubergines are a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty of botanical gardens. They require limited space and are rarely bothered by insects, pests or other garden challenges. If you love your garden, you should try growing aubergine seeds. They are easy to grow, require little maintenance and produce some of the best vegetables you can eat.