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Growing eggplant indoors in cooler temps?

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Growing eggplant indoors in cooler temps?

Post  fireboy on 8/13/2011, 3:15 am

I need to know if this is do-able or not:
Growing black beauty eggplant indoors with the average temp is 40 to 50 degrees in the winter.
I've read here that eggplants like really warm weather, but I would like to know if someone has had luck with them at cooler temps? And maybe tell how they managed it.
Thank in advance.


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Re: Growing eggplant indoors in cooler temps?

Post  camprn on 8/13/2011, 6:51 am

Sorry to say it will not work. Aubergine info on Folia.

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Post  littlejo on 8/13/2011, 3:10 pm

You can try growing indoors, but the temp must be at least 58 deg. inside Here is a link telling how. http://www.ehow.com/how_6683022_growing-eggplant-indoors.html
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Re: Growing eggplant indoors in cooler temps?

Post  fireboy on 8/13/2011, 9:50 pm

Thanks camprn and littlejo, I was sure hoping I could do that.
I think that would be a lot of fun, but guess not.

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