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Asked by
curdzy on
May 12, 2015
Watsonville, California

Q. Is this a Fried Egg Plant

Took pic on walk down my son’s street in Watsonville, California. Is this a fried egg plant? Thanks.

Don’t suppose it could grow where I live in Richmond, IL? (60 mi NW of Chicago)

Linda

Answered by
shelley on
May 12, 2015
Certified Expert
A.

I'm sorry but we did not receive your photo. Here is an article on fried egg plant that will aid in your identification:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/fried-egg-plant/growing-fried-egg-flower.htm

The fried egg plant is rated for USDA plant hardiness zones 8-10. Richmond, Illinois is zone 5A, so it would not be a good fit.

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