(Solanum melongena) From China. A beautiful round mauve eggplant,
thin-skinned with white flesh that is not bitter.
Harvest when fruit is the size of a tennis ball.
Compact plants are well suited to container
gardening. 80-90 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
climates. ± 5,600 seeds/oz
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