Black Beauty eggplant has been a garden staple for over 100 years! This eggplant variety is an immediate hit because the plants ripen perfect fruits dramatically earlier than other varieties. As a heirloom variety, Black Beauty Eggplant bears classically shaped, glossy, purple-black fruits that are delicious grilled or baked in Asian dishes.
Botanical Name: Solanum melongena ‘Black Beauty’
Height: 21 – 30 inches
Spacing: 18 inches
Depth: Lightly cover seeds.
Spread: 18 – 24 inches.
Light Required: Full Sun
Size: 30 Seed Pkt
Fruit: Purplish-black oval fruit averages 2 pounds, holds well and retains good color.
Days To Maturity: 80 Days
Germination: 7 – 14 Days
Form: Vegetable, Eggplant
Soil Requirements: Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
Seed Count: about 10 seeds per packet
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