TopTropicals logo
1-866-897-7957      Facebook  Twitter  YouTube  Instagram  Pinterest  Google+       Newsletter      Wishlist      Gift card     
View shopping cart
rare plants - fragrant flowers - exotic fruit

TopTropicals logo1-866-897-7957

rare plants - fragrant flowers - exotic fruit

Facebook  Twitter  YouTube  Instagram  Pinterest  Google+
TROPICAL PLANT CATALOG   

This catalog is for information only. If you don't see the price - the plant is not for sale.

Click on image to enlarge.
Pictogram Guide you may also see symbol definition in a pop-up window by mouse-pointing on pictogram

 
Solanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size image


 Close window
  Link to image:
 Solanum gilo
Family: Solanaceae
Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo
Origin: West Africa
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterModerate waterYellow/orange flowersEdible

Solanum gilo is a green fruit related to the tomato and the eggplant; the plant which bears it is also called the Scarlet Eggplant. It was once treated as a distinct species, Solanum gilo, but it is now known to be a cultivar group of Solanum aethiopicum (the Ethiopian Eggplant or nakati).


Similar plants:

More similar plants

 Solanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size image

Solanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size imageSolanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size imageSolanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size image
Solanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size imageSolanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size imageSolanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size image
Solanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size imageSolanum gilo, Scarlet Eggplant, Gilo, Jilo

Click to see full-size image


Link to this plant: https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/solanum_gilo.htm

Add your comments
Add your images
Add plant to wish list

 

PLANT INFO

ORDER INFO

CUSTOMER SERVICE

MY ACCOUNT

©Top Tropicals LLC, 2003 -    ©TTmagazine.info, 2007 -    Using TopTropicals.com images