Eggplant Plants

Eggplant in Winter

Anonymous added on May 16, 2011 | Answered

It is almost winter in Melbourne now and my eggplants have finished with the fruit. Do I pull out the finished plant or move them under my pergola, which is warmer, and look after them for next summer? Currently it is in boxes and in the open.

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 May 16, 2011

These warm-season crops will not tolerate any cold. After they have put out fruit and it is harvested, the plants will naturally die out to be replanted in the following growing season.

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.