(Solanum melongena) (aka Purple Tiger Stripe) Heirloom from Laos.
Heavy set of 2" round lavender fruits with a mantle
of dark purple striping. Productive upright 2-3'
plants. Pleasant eggplant flavor, best eaten when
small. Good for pots and in ornamental borders.
90 days from transplant.
8 weeks before last frost
Green Thumb Tip 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