(Solanum melongena) Introduced into southern France around 1850.
Stunning 8" oval fruits are white with lavender
stripes. Small 14" plants produce heavy yields of
high quality thin-skinned fruits with mild white
flesh. Thrives in very hot weather. 80-90 days from
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
climates. ± 4,900 seeds/oz