The Egg Plant
These specimens suggest very vividly the wide range of variation in the fruits of the egg plant of different varieties. Such variation always suggests inviting possibilities for the plant developer. The egg plant responds readily to the efforts of the gardener, and no small degree of interest attaches to the efforts to isolate and fix varieties of peculiar form.
This image is from: Luther Burbank: his methods and discoveries and their practical application. Volume 7 Chapter 7