Eggplant Black Beauty – Item #4057


Black Beauty is known for its large, plump fruits. Easy to grow. Use for grilling, and in soups, casseroles, and stir-fries.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 24″ (61cm)

Row Space: 36″ (91cm)

Sprouts In: 10-15 days

Plant in rich, deep, moist soil in late spring when temperatures are consistently above 65°F. Or start indoors two weeks before last spring frost. Eggplant likes warmth and will be slow to develop in cooler temperatures. Water consistently.

Harvest fruits when they reach full size (4-5″ ) and are deep purple in color.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Solanum melongena

Matures In: 75 days

Attributes: Heirloom with firm, plump fruits