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Pot Black Eggplant

This attractive eggplant is the perfect size for Grow Tubs.

Pot Black Eggplant

This attractive eggplant is the perfect size for Grow Tubs.

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Product Description
58-62 DAYS This vitamin-rich eggplant is ready to harvest at any size—ping pong or tennis ball! Bushy, compact plants grow up to 24" tall and are perfect for container gardening. Vigorous and productive, Pot Black Eggplant is an antioxidant- rich treat!
Product Details
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Spacing: Space 18-24" apart in rows 24-36" apart.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual
  • Foliage: Eggplant has simple, long, flat, coarsely lobed leaves which are green in color and are arranged alternately on the branches. The leaves can measure 4 to 8 inches long and 2 to 4 inches wide.
  • Depth: Start seed indoors at least 8 to 10 weeks before the last expected frost 1/2 inch deep.
  • Germination: 7-14 days
  • Days to Maturity: 58-62 days to maturity.
  • Fruit: An abundant crop of 3 oz black fruits. Pot Black has a great bitter free flavour and does not need to be salted before cooking.
  • Soil Preference: Well drained fertile soil with a pH of 5.8 to 6.8.
  • Form: Compact, upright.
  • Flowers: Attractive purple flowers
  • Seed Count: About 15 seeds per packet.
Shipping Information

Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2019 Insects Shipping Schedule
  Zones   Lacewings, Lady Beetles & Encapsulated Earthworms Nematodes
1A 5/3 - 11/1 5/10 - 11/1
1B - 2A 5/10 - 11/1 5/10 - 11/1
2B - 3B 4/26 - 11/1 4/26 - 11/1
4A - 6A 4/12 - 11/1 4/12 - 11/1
6B - 7A 4/5 - 11/1 4/5 - 11/1
7B - 8B 3/8 - 11/1 3/8 - 11/1
9A - 10B 2/22 - 11/1 2/22 - 11/1
Last Order Date 10/28/2019 10/28/2019

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order--via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.

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