100 seeds. 75 days. Solanum melongena. Tender perennial.
Eggplant 'Long Purple' has narrow, 9-inch purple fruits. Long Purple is known for being early-maturing and producing up to 4 fruits per plant. With the bountiful harvest of this Italian heirloom, you can try your hand at ratatouille.
Sowing Eggplant Seeds:
Sow eggplant seeds a 1/4 inch deep 8 weeks before the last frost date. Transplant outside 16 inches apart 2 weeks after the last frost date or when all danger of frost has past. Full sun.
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