Eggplant Market Supreme 30

Solanum melongena


Vigorous, erect plants. Glossy dark purple/black, 25 x 6cm fruits held well off ground. Has long harvest season. Long oval, no neck at stem end, green calyx. Holds up well in the sun, prolific high bush type, fresh market. Disease Resistance. Height 75-95cm.

A large bushy plant with attractive purple flowers. Has spiky stems. Wear gloves to harvest fruit as the spikes on the calyx are sharp enough to break one's skin.

Needs a long season. Start under cover and plant out when frosts have finished.

Some varieties with slim, long fruit such as Asian Bride produce their fruit earlier. Mulch well and keep well watered. May need staking 

 

  • Sow Moderate Climate: Oct-Dec
  • Sow Warm Climate: Sep-Feb
  • Sow Sub-Tropical Climate: Aug-Mar
  • Sow Tropical Climate: All Year Round
  • Sowing Method: Sow Direct or Raise Seedlings
  • Depth: 5mm
  • Row Spacing: 80-100cm
  • Plant Spacing: 50-75cm
  • Soil Temp: 20-25 °C
  • Emerge: 10-20 Days
  • Harvest: 90-120 Days

(VEggMS30)

SKU VEggMS30
Shipping Weight 0.1000kg
Unit Of Measure ea

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