Eggplant, Black Beauty-Organic Heirloom
Black Beauty is known for its large, plump fruits. Easy to grow. Use for grilling with a little olive oil, soups, stews and in stir-fry.
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.