Egg plant(Solanum melongena)
Elongated or semi-elongated balloon-shaped fruit, depending on the variety. Very shiny purple skin. Inside there is a succulent white or green pulp, also depending on the variety, with many white seeds.
- Outdoor growing
- Forced growing in greenhouses
- Preservation in cooling chambers
- Product from several sources
- Contrasting product (from the southern hemisphere)
Translation of the name
English: Egg plant
Commercial: Garden produce fruit
Baluroi, Bigarrada, Blanca, Bonica, Marfa, Midnite, Rayada
29 calories per cada 100 grams
Grams which make up a serving
200-250 grams (1 unitat)
The tree it grows on and its curiosities
In Spain it is cultivated in Almeria, Valencia, Cádiz, Málaga, Tarragona, Barcelona, The Balearic Islands, Múrcia, Alicante and Castellón.