Eggplant Black Beauty Vegetable Seeds (Solanum Melongena) 50+Seeds
'Black Beauty' Eggplant is a variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum melongena. Black Beauty is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Medium lavender magenta. The mature flowers take a Single form, with an approximate petal count of 6. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Eggplant. Leaves appear approximately as a Shamrock green colour. Very popular in Mediterranean cooking for it’s great texture and taste. Black Beauty grows as an Annual/Perennial and is a Vegetable. Being an annual / perennial, it tends to grow either as a single season plant, or a plant that can stay in your garden for many years. Black Beauty is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Black Beauty Eggplant is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
- Season: Annual
- USDA Zones: 4 - 10
- Height: 24 inches
- Bloom Season: Mid spring to late summer
- Bloom Color: Purple
- Environment: Full sun