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Aubergine: Long Purple 🍆

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Approximately 20 Seeds

Aubergines are surprisingly easy to grow in most soil types however they prefer a sheltered, sunny position in the garden and they will not survive frost. The Long Purple variety is very prolific and full of flavour. 

  • Days To Germination: 10 to 20 days
  • Optimum Soil Temp. For Germination: 70 to 80F
  • Days To Harvest: 80 days
  • Planting Depth: 1/4inch
  • Spacing, Plant: 20 to 30 inches
  • Light:  Sunny Location / under glass
  • Sow in 2 seeds per pot in early spring covering lightly with fine soil, and ensure a minimum temp of 70F until germinated.
  • When 3 –4 inches high plant to growing position, (ground / 9in pot or 3 per grow bag), best under glass.
  • These will not tolerate cold conditions.
  • Provide support and keep pest free.
  • To aid fruit development, add potassium rich fertilizer with each watering when fruit has set.
  • To encourage further production, pick before the fruit surface shine fades.