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blackbeauty Black Beauty Eggplant
(Solanum melongena var. esculentum)

A tender open-pollinated Annual. Certified organic! This bushy plant bears smooth purplish-black oval fruit that are 2 to 3 pounds each. Blunt and broad at the blossom end. This very popular variety holds well and has fine flavor. Originally from Asia, eggplant is a staple of Indian and Asian cuisines. It can be grilled, baked, roasted, pickled, mashed, and dried. Start seeds indoors 4 to 6 weeks before last frost. They like lots of water and warm conditions to grow. Eggplants are also used as a trap crop for cucumber beetles. 75 days to maturity. 15 seeds in regular packet. 4 seeds in sample packet.


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rosabiancaeggplant Rosa Bianca Eggplant
(Solanum melongena)

Tender annual Heirloom. Certified organic! A gorgeous Italian variety with a delicate mild flavor and creamy consistency. Considered one of the best by gourmets and gardeners alike. Fruits are about 4 inches to 6 inches long and 4 to 5 inches in diameter. Start seeds indoors 4 to 6 weeks before last frost. 80 days to maturity. 15 seeds in regular packet. 4 seeds in sample packet.


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