Lydia RZ is a versatile and vigorous variety that has huge potential to offer diversity in the Australian market with its attractive purple and white striped oval fruit. It is suitable for both heated and unheated production and shows high levels of vigour through winter. Lydia has also performed well in the open field and showed improved colour in cold conditions. Fruit are virtually spineless and consumers will love the attributes of a mild flavour and a firm white flesh that absorb less oil than standard eggplant varieties.
- Purple and white striped oval variety
- Firm white flesh. Good shelf life and flavour
- Suitable for heated and unheated production