Not too difficult to grow
Sow seed 0.1cm deep in pots. Repot if needed. Transplant into large pots when first flowers open.
Keep soil moist and use tomato feed. Stake main stem. Remove side shoots from cordon varieties (not bush varieties). Remove any yellowing leaves.
Remove growing tip after seven trusses - cut two leaves above the top truss. Pick when fully covered.
|Height||30 - 150 cm|
|Grow With||Solanaceae (Aubergine)|
|Time To Harvest||12 - 16 weeks|
|Key Nutrients||Vitamin A, Vitamin C|
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