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Solanum aethiopicum
Synonyms: S. gilo

Common Name(s): Scarlet eggplant
Family: Solanaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
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Soil Texture/Type: Almost any soil in sunny site
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Frost tender. Not cold hardy, but can grow as annual. Flowers and fruits in first year.
Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Powdery Mildew
Food - vegetable, Genetic - disease res., Food - fruit
Temperate marine, tropical-rainy, temperate-continental, subtropical-dry summer
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