Pickling Purple Eggplant

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Solanum melongena

90 days. Pear shaped fruit take a little longer to mature than other varieties, but the result is worth it. Unique purple veined leaves and purple stems on dark purple fruit. Excellent for any eggplant use, but particularly for making pickled eggplant relish. Large 8" fruit keep well after harvest.

How to grow it:

Start indoors 6 weeks before the average last frost date. Seedlings need 8 hours of full light exposure per day. Optimum germination temperature is 65-90 degrees. Transplant after all danger of frost has passed with 24ヤ between plants. Regularly harvest ripe fruits.

Seed specs:

Packet size: .05 oz.

Germination %: 62