Eggplant Black Beauty Heirloom Seeds

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Dating back to 1902, this heirloom is a hit because it ripens far earlier than other varieties. It?s fruits are a dark-purple, with a globe growing around 6 by 5 inches. The flesh is smooth and creamy in color. Start seeds indoors, waiting 10 weeks until transplant. Plant in rows 3 feet apart, with 2 feet between plants. They need warmth and sunshine.
  • Days to maturity: 80 days.
  • Growth: 6"-8" length.
  • Tip: Ready for harvest when they have a glossy coating. Dull coatings indicate overripe fruits. Slightly immature fruits taste best.
  • Plant Spacing:
  • Row: 24"-36"Plant: 18"-24"
  • Planting Depth: 1/4 inch.
  • Days to Germination: 5-14 days.
  • Days to harvest: 80 days.