- Fruits grow up to 9 inches long in clusters of 4-6
- Dark purple skin and pale green flesh
- Excellent texture and flavor, rarely bitter
- Disease resistant
- 70 days from transplant
- ±6,500 seeds/oz
Collected from the Ukraine by SSE in 1993. Fruits are set in clusters of 4-6 on 2' tall plants. Dark purple fruits with green tinted flesh are 9" long by 3" in diameter. Excellent texture and flavor, rarely bitter. Disease resistant. 70 days from transplant. ±6,500 seeds/oz.
Learn to Grow it
Start Indoors: 8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 14 Days
Plant Outdoors: 18-24” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Transplant outdoors once danger of frost has passed and soil is warm. Using landscape fabric or black plastic can accelerate growth and productivity in cooler climates.