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Eggplant ‘Mumbai’ Seeds

This small eggplant comes from Mumbai and is speckled white and purple.

Availability: In stock

$2.50
All orders are hand-packaged and may take UP TO TWO weeks to arrive.
Thank you for your patience during this time.

Details

This small eggplant comes from Mumbai and is speckled white and purple. Eggplants are a great source of dietary fiber, vitamin B1 and copper. They are a good source of manganese, vitamin B6, niacin, potassium, folate and vitamin K.

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Solanum sp.
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 15 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/8 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Plant Spacing 12-15 in. (30-38 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Bloom Color Violet/Lavender
Bloom Time Late Spring/Early Summer, Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid-Summer
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Soil pH Requirements 5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic), 5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Seeds Per Pack 25