|Canary Melon||3.000 Tonnes|
|Tomato branch||3.500 Tonnes|
It belongs to the Solanaceae family of flowering plants and the wild Solanum melongena species of the esculent variety.
This plant grows in warm and cool climates, it is very sensitive to the cold and needs a period of warm growth in order to enjoy a good product and an optimum flavour.
The aubergine contains 90% water, very few fats, fibre (if eaten with the skin) and few calories, which makes it suitable for weight loss diets.
Properties and benefits. Recommended for:
It is not recommended for those with cardiac problems.