Eggplant, Purple Pickling

Solanum melongena
$2.99 to $57.00
SKU: 1508A
  • Organic
  • Pear-shaped fruits grow up to 8 inches
  • Purple stems
  • Thornless
  • 90 days from transplant
  • ±6,000 seeds/oz

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Traditional Italian variety used for making eggplant relish or for fresh eating. Pear-shaped fruits (up to 8" long) are borne in abundance on purple-stemmed thornless plants. 90 days from transplant. ±6,000 seeds/oz.

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.