Black Beauty grows three to four very attractive purplish-black fruits on each plant that weigh one to three pounds. With its excellent flavor, there are many reasons to include this beautiful plant in your garden. It is a very international vegetable. Many unique and delicious recipes using it come from countries such as Japan, China, Italy, and Russia. Try dipping it in flour and sauting in olive oil (Italian recipe), stir-frying it with bean sprouts, peppers, and tomatoes (Chinese recipe), or roasting it and combining with olive oil, chopped onions, and tomatoes (Russian relish recipe). The beautiful lavender flowers on the plants before developing into fruit are an added visual bonus in the vegetable garden. This packet plants 35 plants (after thinning).
Organic Seed Product Features:
This is the standard from which most eggplants are judged.
Black Beauty is a delicious 1 to 3 pound fruit.
Wait until your soil is warm before transplanting outside as they will not take frost.
Eggplants want a rich soil and as much heat and sun as possible.
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