looking for seeds of a white italian eggplant

jesse217April 11, 2007

I have been seed saving from an italian white eggplant variety brought from italy - but this year they are not germinating well and i'm afraid i may lose the strain.

they are not exceptionally large, but small seeded with great flavor. Any thoughts on how to replace or what it might be? I don't have any photos. I am also posting on seed savers. thanks

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try this site

Here is a link that might be useful: Tomato Growers Supply Company

    Bookmark   April 20, 2007 at 9:08PM
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I know of a White Italian Eggplant simply called "Italian White" (Melanzana Bianca Ovale). It is sold by Seeds of Change.

    Bookmark   December 28, 2010 at 10:25PM
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hostaholic2 z 4, MN

I know this is an old post but just in case you're checking back. Bianco a uovo White egg shaped and sized fruit.Rotonda Bianca Sfumata di Rosa Big very round eggplant White with pinkish fading. These are both available from Seeds from Italy.

Here is a link that might be useful: Grow Italian

    Bookmark   February 9, 2011 at 10:36PM
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They sell packets and seedlings for these in NY. They are also known as ghost eggplants or White Eggplant "Casper".

I grew a Casper in a container indoors, and it grew to the size of my forearm over two months! I didn't get to taste it, because it got overrun by flies - wish it was planted outside!

    Bookmark   July 4, 2014 at 2:33PM
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