Edibles

Eggplant 'Orient Express'

Orient Hybrid Asian Eggplant

  • Hybrid
  • Heavy producer
  • Perfect for growing on a deck or in a garden
  • Slender, tender fruit with many uses
  • One of the earliest Eggplants to harvest
  • Very versatile for cooking
  • East to grow variety

Outstanding dependability and an abundant harvest starting early in the season are the calling cards of this easy to grow selection that is perfect for the northeastern U.S. gardens. Long, narrow and deep purple with lovely purple calyx, this fruit is as good looking as it is tasty in so many ways.

Container
Container
Edible
Edible
Full Sun
Full Sun
Average Water
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained

Characteristics and Attributes