Pingtung Long Eggplant

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Beautiful heirloom from Pingtung, Taiwan. Slender fruits up to 12″ long with shiny dark lavender skin. Hardy, vigorous, disease resistant plants. 65-75 days from transplant.

Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost.  Germinates in 14 days. Plant outside 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAINS 25 SEEDS


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Purple Pickling Eggplant

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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.

Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost.  Germinates in 14 days, plant outside 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAINS 25 SEEDS


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Diamond Eggplant

 

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Collected from the Ukraine by SSE in 1993. Fruits are set in clusters of 4-6 on 2′ tall plants. Dark purple fruits with green tinted flesh are 9″ long by 3″ in diameter. Excellent texture and flavor, rarely bitter. Disease resistant. 70 days from transplant.

Start indoors.  germinates in 14 days.  Plant outdoors 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAINS 25 SEEDS


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Listada De Gandia Eggplant

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Introduced into southern France around 1850. Stunning 8″ oval fruits are white with lavender stripes. Small 14″ plants produce heavy yields of high quality thin-skinned fruits with mild white flesh. Thrives in very hot weather. 80-90 days from transplant.

Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost.  Germinates in 14 days, plant outside 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAINS 25 SEEDS


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Udumalapet Eggplant

Beautiful and edible striped eggplant from India. Heavy yields of pear-shaped fruits are light green streaked with purple, ripening to golden-yellow with lavender stripes. Best eaten small, when fruits are about 3″ long. Great for chutneys and curries. 80-90 days from transplant.

Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost.  Germinates in 14 days, plant outside 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAINS 25 SEEDS


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Applegreen Eggplant

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Developed by the late Professor Elwyn Meader in New Hampshire in 1964. Productive upright 2-3″ plants. Oval fruits are 5″ in diameter with pale green skin and mild white flesh. Non-acid flavor, no need to peel. Extra-early and productive, does well even in cool and wet conditions. 62-70 days from transplant.

Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost.  Germinates in 14 days, plant outside 18-24″ Apart in full sun.

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.

EACH PACKET CONTAIN 25 SEEDS.


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