Eggplant- Early Long Purple

Eggplant- Early Long Purple

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'Eggplant- Early Long Purple' seeds

Solanum Melongena | Packet

 Standard Seed Packet, 45 Seeds

Solanum melongena
  • Purple fruit to 25cm
  • Very tender
  • Excellent flavour

Perennial grown as an annual in cool climates. Large purple fruit growing to 25cm by 8cm. Very tender. Excellent flavour. Also known as "Aubergine". Commonly used in stews, sauces, baked, fried, stuffed and grilled.

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Seeds per gram: 225
Product code: D3-06

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 70-80 days

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