Solanum melongena var. esculentum

lack Beauty is a bushy spreading plant that grows up to 30 inches and produces purplish-black smooth oval fruit 6.5 inches long by 5 inches in diameter with blunt and broad blossom ends. High quality fruit averages 2 pounds, holds well and retains good color. Read More…

Solanum melongena var. esculentum

These vigorous erect plants grow up to 38 inches tall and produce glossy dark purple-black long oval fruit that is 9.5 inches by 6.5 inches in diameter with a green calyx and no neck at the stem end. Read More…

Solanum melongena var. esculentum

This erect-growing, compact non-spiny hybrid produces very attractive small oval fruit with a shining reddish-purple color. Fruit are born in bunches of 4 to 6 with an average fruit size of 1.3 inches by 2.5 inches. Flowering begins 50 to 55 days from transplanting. Read More…

Solanum melongena var. esculentum

Also called Italian Long Purple, these large 24 to 36 inch plants produce dark purple cucumber-shaped fruit varying in size from 8 to 10 inches long by 2.5 inches in diameter. Plants will typically produce 4 or more fruit with harvest beginning in 70 to 80 days. Read More…