Week 38 – September 16, 2019

Plant Information

Early Midnight Eggplant

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum melongena

Common Name: Eggplant

Hardiness Degree: 32°F (0.0°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 30 - 36" (76 - 91cm)

Width: 32" (81cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Plump, dark-skinned and gorgeous, Early Midnight’s 6-in. (15-cm) fruits boast creamy white, nearly seedless flesh with light, nuanced, gourmet-worthy flavor.

Grower Information:
Exclusively Burpee!

Early Midnight is nearly seedless, so even if left on the vine too long, the mid-size fruit is extra tasty. Plump and dark skinned, the 6-in. (15-cm) eggplants boast creamy white flesh with light, gourmet-worthy flavor. Ready to harvest a full week earlier and produces 2 to 3 more fruit than other eggplants.