Eggplant- Black Beauty

Eggplant- Black Beauty

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'Eggplant- Black Beauty' seeds

Solanum Melongena | Packet

Standard Seed Packet, 35 Seeds

Solanum melongena


  • Black/purple fruit growing to 16cm by 13cm
  • Very popular
  • Aubergine

Perennial grown as an annual in cool climates. Very popular variety. A bushy spreading plant that produces smooth, rounded, black/purple fruit growing to 16 by 13cm. Commonly used in stews, sauces, baked, fried, stuffed, and grilled. Eggplant is also known as "Aubergine".


Seeds per gram: 225
Product code: D3-20

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Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Spring or after frost
Germination 7-14 days @ 24-32°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Frost tender Perennial (grown as an annual in cool climates)
Row Spacing 80cm
Plant Spacing 70cm
Position Full sun, moist well-drained soil
Days Until Maturity 72-85 days

*Notes: Plants may need staking. Picking regularly encourages more fruit. Can be grown as a perennial in warm climates.