SALE ENDS MIDNIGHT EST WENDSDAY 24 APRIL
Current order processing times approximately 5 – 6 business days

EGGPLANT Little fingers

Solanum melongena

Stock: Available

$3.50  Sale $3.33

Family: Solanaceae

Characteristics: Annual or perennial shrub

Seed per packet: 30

Share:

The Eggplant Little Fingers produces an abundance of slim long, dark purple, 15-20 cm (6-8”) fruits. Little Fingers are unique because they can be harvested when they are no longer than your little finger. If left to grow longer the flavour and their sweet mild taste are unaffected.

Adaptable to most good garden soils that is well composted and free draining. Requires full sun and a long growing season. Perennial in the tropics but generally grown as an annual in temperate zones.

Tropical: Year Round 
Temperate: Sring to Early Summer
Cold: Spring

Sow: 6mm deep.
Sow direct or grow in trays of a good seed raising mix and transplant when 6-7cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days.
Plant space: 60-75cm
Row space: 60-75cm
Maturity: 6-10 weeks

Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.

Stay in touch

The latest product arrivals, inspiring garden ideas and sale alerts!