Aubergine Egg Plant Black Beauty

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One of the earliest, most popular and reliable varieties, producing heavy crops of deep purple, egg shaped globes  that grow to about 6 to 5 inches on sturdy plants.   The flesh is smooth, creamy and pale yellow. 

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Aubergine Egg Plant Black Beauty

One of the earliest, most popular and reliable varieties, producing heavy crops of deep purple, egg shaped globes  that grow to about 6 to 5 inches on sturdy plants.   The flesh is smooth, creamy and pale yellow.  The fruits ripen perfectly.  Harvest in 80 days.

 Cultivation Advice Aubergine Egg Plant Black Beauty

Days To Germination: 10 to 20 days

Optimum Soil Temp. For Germination: 70 to 80F

Days To Harvest: 80 days

Planting Depth: 1/4inch

Spacing, Plant: 20 to 30 inches

Light:  Sunny Location / under glass

  • Sow in 2 seeds per pot in early spring covering lightly with fine soil, and ensure a minimum temp of 70F until germinated.
  • When 3 ?4 inches high plant to growing position, (ground / 9in pot or 3 per grow bag), best under glass.
  • These will not tolerate cold conditions.
  • Provide support and keep pest free.
  • To aid fruit development, add potassium rich fertilizer with each watering when fruit has set.
  • To encourage further production, pick before the fruit surface shine fades.