Eggplant Plants

Eggplant Falling Off Before Maturing

Anonymous added on July 26, 2011 | Answered

My eggplant is about 2 months old and has been producing eggplants but they are falling off before getting mature.

Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on July 27, 2011

This is likely caused by a pollination issue. The high heat and humidity in a large part of the country has been causing issues with proper pollination. You may need to hand pollinate. Eggplants pollinate in exactly the same way as tomatoes, so you can follow the directions in this article to help the plant properly pollinate:

Was this answer useful?
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Eggplant Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.