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Do you prune eggplant?

Post  Blackrose on 5/24/2010, 12:19 am

I have a beautiful eggplant in my garden and I was wondering, does it need any kind of pruning? Do I pinch off suckers like on a tomato?

Here's a picture of what I mean. It's a little blurry, but you'll get the idea.


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Post  Patty from Yorktown on 5/24/2010, 7:13 am

I did not prune my egg plants that last few years I had them. They grow to be pretty big plants, so be warned. Enjoy your plants.

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Post  Blackrose on 5/24/2010, 7:54 am

Thanks Patty. That's good to know. I'm totally new to this and everyone on this forum is so helpful.


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