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Purple Fingerling Eggplant
Purple Fingerling Eggplant
Sale price: $2.45


  • Open pollinated. 68 days.
  • Tender, mild flavored Asian type. Elongated, mild tender, eggplants are borne in  spineless clusters.
  • Purple Fingerling Eggplant reaches 28” in the ground, plants are shorter and earlier when grown in containers.
  •  Highly productive, harvest when eggplants are 2"-6” in diameter.

Planting Directions:  Sow seed indoors 4 to 6 weeks before last frost with a soil temperature 75° to 95˚. Plant seed ¼” deep in sterile seed starting mix. Once seed germinates reduce temperature to 70˚. Harden off seedlings for at least one week prior to transplanting by reducing air temperature to 60˚ and reducing watering. Set plants out when soil temperature is consistently at least 80˚, spacing plants 18-24” apart. Plant in soil rich in compost or soil that has been amended with a general garden fertilizer.  We recommend Garden Row Cover be used to maintain consistent warm growing environment and to keep insects away from the plants.