72 days, F-1 hybrid
Early, dependable Italian-style eggplant, mild, creamy-fleshed fruits averaging 1 lb., with glossy black skin.
58 days, F-1 hybrid
A prolific Long Chinese eggplant produces 11″ long glossy purple fruit with sweet, bitter-free flesh; can bear as many as 20 fruits each. The erect plants are stress-tolerant, very sturdy, vigorous; resistant to bacterial wilt.
65 days, OP
This Tuscan heirloom bears gorgeous, deep purple fruit with a pleated top that shows just a touch of cream color peeking out from the black calyx. The baseball-sized (4-5”) round fruits are meaty, mild flavored and delicious, with a wonderful texture. The tall plants are vigorous and beautiful.
80-85 days, Heirloom OP
A lovely Sicilian variety with rosy pink fruit streaked with white and violet. Plump, rounded 5-6” fruits have mild, creamy flavor, no bitterness and few seeds. Perfect for slicing, baking, roasting. Good yields.
NAGASAKI LONG – NEW!
75 days, Heirloom
An heirloom eggplant from Nagasaki, Japan valued for its extra-long fruit with purple-black skin and exceptionally velvety, slightly nutty-tasting, never-bitter flesh, mild and sweet enough to eat raw. The plants are very heat-tolerant and productive.
ORIENT EXPRESS – NEW!
58 days, F-1 Hybrid
A very dependable, very early and very adaptable eggplant, with tender, mild-flavored, never bitter, quick-cooking flesh. High-yielding plants produce armloads of attractive, slender, and glossy fruits 8-10″ long by 1½ -2½” diameter. Ready up to 2 weeks before other early varieties and sets fruit in cool weather and under heat stress. Does well in containers.
65-75 days, Heirloom, OP
A wonderful eggplant from Ping Tung, Taiwan. Glossy cylindrical fruits are shiny bright, light purple, up to 12” long x 2” diameter, with tender, sweet, non-bitter flesh. Produces very well, even in very hot weather. Hardy, vigorous, and disease-resistant plants.
BEATRICE – NEW!
62 days, F1 Hybrid
This splendid, early maturing eggplant offers high yields of plump, bright violet, Italian-type fruits similar in shape, delicious flavor and texture to Rosa Bianca, differing in earlier maturity, darker fruit color, and just slightly smaller (4-6″ long by 4-5″ diameter).