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Quick tips for sowing aubergines

The purpose of sowing is to produce transplants from which the crop is grown.

  • Getting started: Sow into seed trays filled iwth fine-textured compost. 
  • Sowing date: February to mid-March.
  • Sowing depth: 6mm.
  • Sowing temperature: 24-32˚C.
  • Top tip: Expose seedlings to strong light as soon as they emerge.

For more information on growing aubergines see:

How to grow aubergines


Assortment of aubergines showing the range of colours and shapes

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