transplant to harvest; 80 days(Hybrid) Exclusive trio of color-coded seeds for succulent Italian fresh market eggplants combines purple-black Nadia, gorgeous magenta Beatrice, & rose/white Rosa Bianca. (80 days) Approx. 40-45 seeds. Planting and growing information can be found on the seed packet image. While Renee's Garden seeds are not certified organic, they do not sell treated or GMO seeds and have signed the "Safe Seed Pledge". This seedline features unique varieties personally selected by Renee Shepherd for use in the kitchen or in bouquets.
- Requires Staking
- Requires Summer Water
|Seed Unit Sizes
|Approximate Harvest Time
||Late Summer, Early Fall
|Ideal Soil Temperature
||Start Indoors & Transplant
||5.1 - 6.0
Planting & Care
Soil & Water:Start seedlings in seed starter mix. Transplant into garden soil well amended with aged manure or compost, Require consistent moisture. Fertilize regularly throughout the season.
Planting & Growing: Best started indoors about 2 months before outdoor temperatures are consistently in the 50-55 degree range. Sow seeds 1/4 inch deep and 1 inch apart in container of seed starting mix. Keep moist and warm (80-85 degrees) with a strong light source until ready to transplant outdoors. When 2 inches tall, transplant 2-3 inches apart into deeper containers. Maintain at 70-75 degrees and feed every two weeks with half-strength liquid fertilizer.. Transplant 2 feet apart in full sun.
Harvesting & Storage:Pick when fruits have sized up and are firm fleshed and glossy.
Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs.
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.125"W x 0.1"H