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Eggplant 'Black Beauty'

Solanum melongena

Typically available from early spring through mid-summer. Check with your local store for current availability.

Heirloom variety eggplant has glossy, dark purple fruit that grows in the shape of an egg. Tender and richly flavored. Popular for grilling, frying, steaming and stuffing. 

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* Check Stores for current availability, or stop in to see the full selection. 

Plant with Tomatoes


  • Size: 18"-24" tall, 16" wide
  • Days to Maturity: 80 Days
  • Productivity: 4"-6" Long, Glossy Fruits
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Moderate to High
  • Growth Habit: Trailing

Green Thumb Guide

Plant in enriched garden soil 1-2 weeks after last frost. Leave 2'-3' of space between each plant. Fertilize when transplanting and when flowers are about to bloom. Water early morning or late evening. Harvest eggplants at 4"-6" for best flavor. ebstone-organics-surestart,raised-vegetable-bin,greenall-soilbooster,ebstone-organics-tomatoevegetablefood,ames-wood-handle-trowel


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