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Egg Plant Seed Black Beauty

Code: MS3350

Large, smooth, gloassy oval fruit grows on a bushy spreading plant. Can be grilled, latered or pureed into a silky textured dip. Coat and fry in breadcrumbs with delicious cheese melting over the top- who said Egg Plant was bland?
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MS3350
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose warm, well drained site in full sun. Sow these seeds in trays or pots for subsequent transplanting or after frosts, sow direct where to grow in a well prepared seedbed. . Sow seeds 5cm apart, to a depth of 5mm. Later, transplant to 75cm apart.
  • Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 7-14 days. Apply McGregor's FruitMax 2 weeks after germination for healthier plans and a maximum crop. Protect your vege garden from snails and slugs with McGregor's Snail and Slug bait and from White Butterfly with McGregor's Derris Dust.
  • Hints and Tips: Some support/staking will be beneficial. Egg plants much have warm growing conditions. They grow well and look good in containers and large pots.
Specs & Warranty
Dimensions 1x100x135 mm
Weight 0.001 kg
Seed Count Approx 50
Botanical Name Solaum Melongena
Seed Type Vegetable
Sowing Position Full Sun
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 5mm
Seed Spacing 5cm
Plant Spacing 75cm
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time 17-20 weeks

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