Brinjal MK - 10 - Vegetable Seeds

1 packet contains - 50 seeds of brinjal.
50 Ratings 50 Reviews

MRP :

(Inclusive of all taxes)

₹115
Shipping Rs 79
Dispatch in 5-8 working days
In Stock (502 Sold in last 30 days)

Todays Offer

Buy 1 seeds packets and get 1 similar seed packet Free.

Order > ₹ 499, Get 500 Paytm First Points

Order > ₹ 599, Get ₹ 220 Seeds Free, Use Code: KITCHENSEEDS - copy

3 days
Note: Image is for reference purpose only. Actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height etc. Product is replaceable but not returnable.

About Brinjal MK

The brinjal (eggplant or baingan or aubergine) is called the King of Vegetables by some cultures. It is one of the most versatile vegetables around, loved by many people across the world.

Different varieties are available everywhere and each variety is unique in its own way, with a distinctive flavor and many essential minerals. Eggplant or Brinjal, is a very low calorie vegetable and has healthy nutrition profile; good news for weight watchers! The veggie is popularly known as aubergine in the western world.

Dispatch within

3 days

Seeds Specifications

Seeds per Packet50
Common Name Brinjal, Eggplant
Height 1 to 3 feet
Bloom Time Year round
Difficulty Level Easy

Planting and care

  • Care should be taken not to plant the brinjals in a shady portion of the garden
  • The plants ought to have sufficient sunlight
  • From time to time, any weeds which might grow in the plants bed must be removed
  • The plants should be sprayed with the pesticides or insecticides if any disease is noticed
  • Stake plants over 24 inches tall
  • Water well and apply a balanced fertilizer every two weeks during the growing season
  • For bigger fruits, restrict to five or six per plant

Brinjal MK care

  • Start plants indoors 2 months before the soil warms up or buy nursery transplants just before planting
  • Place 3 to 4 inch tall seedlings 24 to 30 inches apart in well-prepared beds
  • Pinch out the terminal growing points for a bushier plant
Sunlight Full sun
Watering When it comes to watering eggplants in container gardens, keep the potting soil constantly moist but not soggy
Soil Sandy, Soil pH: Slightly Acidic to Neutral
Temperature 15 to 38°F
Fertilizer Eggplant is a heavy feeder, so when first planting in a plant container, give it a good dose of fertilizer, and add lime to the soil because eggplant needs a lot of calcium. Then add fertilizer about once a month while the plant is actively growing.
Harvest Season
  • Harvest the fruit as soon as it reaches a diameter of 7 to 10 cm (about 3 months after transplanting).
  • In the case of good irrigation and fertilisation practices, 10 to 12 of them can be harvested from each plant.
  • Brinjal plants are delicate and care should be taken not to damage the plants during harvesting (the stems are quite brittle).
  • Cut the fruit with pruning scissors. Handle with care to prevent bruising.
  • Keep in mind that the shelf life of the fruit is not very long.
  • Brinjal MK uses

    Medicinal Use:

    • The brinjal or eggplant has a lot of vitamins and nutrients
    • It contains vitamins like B1 and B6
    • It also contains a good amount of potassium, copper, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, niacin, and folic acid
    • This high nutritive value of the brinjal makes it one of the most important vegetables
    • Helps keeping diabetes in control: The eggplants are a very rich source of fibre and low soluble carbohydrates
    • Thus they are highly beneficial for regulation of blood sugar levels and also to control the absorption of glucose
    • This makes them the best option for people suffering from type 2 diabetes
    • Helpful to the heart: The cholesterol levels are brought down to a great extent by the eggplant
    • It also helps stabilize the level of blood pressure
    • All this in turn lowers the risk of heart diseases
    • The body is also kept well hydrated thanks to the potassium content present in this vegetable
    • This ensures that there is no retention of fluids which prevents coronary heart diseases
    • Helpful to the brain: Eggplant contains Phytonutrients which keep the cell membranes protected from any kind of damage and facilitates the message transfer from one part to another, thus preserving the memory function
    • Helps create iron in the human body: We all require iron for proper functioning in our day to day life
    • However, too much of iron in the body is not a good sign
    • The content of nasunin that is present in eggplant helps remove excess iron from the body
    • This brings down the risk of getting heart attacks as it damages the existence of the free radicals in one’s system
    • Facilitates weight loss: Eggplant is considered to be high in water content yet low in calorie count
    • This feature makes it very ideal as a healthy diet for people who want to reduce weight
    • The spongy texture of the vegetable is what facilitates these characteristics, hence one must consume in its natural form as much as possible
    • Helps in digestion: The digestive system is kept healthy and safe because of the good content of fibre in brinjals
    • This prevents constipation as well
    • The risk of colon cancer is also eliminated
    • Healthy skin and hair: The skin is well hydrated owing to the high water content an eggplant has
    • It is also good for the hair
    • Keeps chronic diseases at bay: Eggplant reduces the chance of cardiovascular diseases and strokes
    • Helps quit smoking: Eggplant has small amount of nicotine which helps those who want to gradually quit smoking
    • Anti bacterial properties: The eggplant has good amounts of vitamin C which make it an effective anti-viral and anti- bacterial source

    Culinary Use:

    • Preparing brinjals
    • Slice the brinjals, peeled or unpeeled as specified in the recipe
    • Sprinkle the slices with salt and put them into a colander
    • This will remove any bitterness and extract some of the water
    • Rinse and dry the slices before using
    • Brinjals may also be cooked in the skin
    • Prick the skin before boiling or roasting it in the oven

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How tall do brinjal mk grow?

    On average brinjal mk grows 1 to 3 feet

    How hard is brinjal mk to grow?

    A brinjal mk is Easy

    How much sunlight does a brinjal mk need?

    A brinjal mk prefers Full sun

    How much water does a brinjal mk need?

    A brinjal mk prefers watering When it comes to watering eggplants in container gardens, keep the potting soil constantly moist but not soggy

    What kind of soil does a brinjal mk need?

    Sandy, Soil pH: Slightly Acidic to Neutral

    What temperature does a brinjal mk like?

    15 to 38°F

    How should I fertilize my brinjal mk ?

    Eggplant is a heavy feeder, so when first planting in a plant container, give it a good dose of fertilizer, and add lime to the soil because eggplant needs a lot of calcium. Then add fertilizer about once a month while the plant is actively growing.



    Reviews

    Saturday, 14 March 2020

    Anushka Rane Rele

    Tuesday, 03 March 2020

    Sathyaprasanna Manickavasagar

    Wednesday, 12 February 2020

    Raghav

    Sunday, 09 February 2020

    Ajit Raj

    Saturday, 23 November 2019

    The seeds are genuine. Just planted and could see some germination after a week. Awaiting for its growth. Thank you

    Gaurav Narwania

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Very fast germination just on the third day from seeding. Happy with that but has to update the review later based on the yield. If it gives yield just as shown in the picture it will be excellent. Le

    Kashi Wasi

    Friday, 15 November 2019

    I WAITING FOR THE RESULT, IF IT SUCCESSFUL I WILL RECOMMEND TO ALL MY FRIENDS AND FAMILY ABOUT THIS

    Santhosh Santy

    Thursday, 14 November 2019

    vegetable Seeds germinated within a week of sowing and excellent success rate.

    Savitha Naik

    Saturday, 09 November 2019

    Good seeds - derived good rate of germination - yet to grow to form heads

    Renuka Mendes

    Monday, 04 November 2019

    Superb! Amazing! Excellent ????... Superb germination and healthy plants! Almost all seeds germinated.... The germination rate is 95%, superb quality seeds

    Georgedag

    Saturday, 02 November 2019

    Good for cultivating in Balcony.

    Swarnika Raghu

    Sunday, 20 October 2019

    Nicely packed. Have tried some of the seeds and they germinated quite well - would recommend to all

    milind karkare

    Tuesday, 08 October 2019

    Good growing still

    Renuka M

    Monday, 07 October 2019

    The vegetable seeds have germinated.I can give my real review only after a few months

    Ashok Dutt

    Friday, 04 October 2019

    Really good quality vegetable Seeds. Packaging was very good. Will recommend to everyone.

    Manisha Sharma

    Wednesday, 02 October 2019

    Very nice packaging, with labelling of all the seeds. Variety of seeds available and its a great value for money.

    Sonali Kharvile Shinde

    Friday, 26 October 2018

    Superb! Amazing! Excellent ????... Superb germination and healthy plants! Almost all seeds germinated.... The germination rate is 95%, superb quality seeds

    Aarti Sachan

    Sunday, 23 September 2018

    Good seeds - derived good rate of germination - yet to grow to form heads

    Sheela Charley

    Friday, 21 September 2018

    Good quality vegetable seeds..95% terminated..

    Sunil Kumar Yadav

    Friday, 01 September 2017

    Will you delier this to Delhi.

    Arshad Khan

    Tuesday, 29 August 2017

    Good number of plants and currently flowering so waiting for the cherry tomatos!!

    Sasikala Devendra

    Tuesday, 29 August 2017

    Seeds have sprouted - Guess rest depends on climate and how well i look after it.

    Farid Molla

    Monday, 14 August 2017

    Very nice packaging, with labelling of all the seeds. Variety of seeds available and its a great value for money.

    Sharon Edwards

    Thursday, 10 August 2017

    Average germination

    Gwendoline Fernandez

    Saturday, 15 July 2017

    All seeds germinated waiting to grow 2 weeks over growing nicely

    Vj singh

    Friday, 09 June 2017

    I have sowed seeds and all of them grew.. Very Perfect can give more stars

    Dharmendra Kumar

    Sunday, 04 June 2017

    Seeds germinated fast, in 1 week. Thanks.

    Raeesa Shaikh

    Tuesday, 30 May 2017

    The vegetable seeds have germinated.I can give my real review only after a few months

    Joshi Prisy

    Saturday, 27 May 2017

    Vey Nice Seeds but good in quantity.

    MOORTHI MOORTHI

    Tuesday, 16 May 2017

    Good growing still

    Kashi Wasi

    Monday, 08 May 2017

    is it possible to grow these in delhi nowdays at home in pots?

    Rajat Pal

    Saturday, 29 April 2017

    Good growing still

    AMit Saraf

    Thursday, 23 March 2017

    Good germination, no waste any seed.

    Mridul Megha

    Friday, 17 March 2017

    All the seeds germinated. Now I have way too many seedlings.

    Barnali Tewary

    Tuesday, 14 March 2017

    This flowering plant is really easy to grow.

    Louie Babu

    Friday, 03 March 2017

    Good for cultivating in Balcony.

    Gaurav Narwania

    Thursday, 23 February 2017

    10 of them germinated. will give full star after veggie start to grow

    Debraj Patra

    Wednesday, 01 February 2017

    Very nice packaging, with labelling of all the seeds. Variety of seeds available and its a great value for money.

    Gaurav Narwania

    Tuesday, 31 January 2017

    How much water should be applied to this plant.

    Aramirgoosy

    Tuesday, 31 January 2017

    Over 90% germination. Good Quality

    Sudha Mahadevaya

    Thursday, 12 January 2017

    So beautiful plant.

    Shweta Jain

    Wednesday, 28 December 2016

    Over 90% germination. Good Quality

    Kana Deb

    Wednesday, 07 December 2016

    Seeds are Ok .. germination took about 25 Days ..

    Dimple Kataria

    Monday, 05 December 2016

    Which other plant can be grown with this plant.

    Madhu Grover

    Friday, 02 December 2016

    it was good..given good yield

    trivandrum.grievances

    Wednesday, 30 November 2016

    Nicely packed. Have tried some of the seeds and they germinated quite well - would recommend to all

    Abhilash R

    Please log in to write a review. Log in