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Ophelia Hybrid Eggplant

Perfect for the Container Garden

Ophelia Hybrid Eggplant

Perfect for the Container Garden

Compact growth habit and highly ornamental appearance make this eggplant perfect for growing in tight spaces and containers. High-yielding plants produce an abundance of deep purple baby fruit that are rich in flavor.While in bloom, the large, lilac and white blooms add to the ornamental appeal. Easy to grow and great for cooking, frying and more. 55 DAYS.
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  • Botanical Name: Solanum melongena 'Ophelia' Hybrid
  • Height: 24 Inches
  • Spacing: Set the plants 18 inches apart in rows 30 inches apart.
  • Depth: Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. Start eggplant seed indoors 6 - 8 weeks before transplanting.
  • Spread: 24 inches.
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Self pollinating.
  • Yield: High yields.
  • Size: 20 Seed Pkt
  • Blooms: Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer, All Summer
  • Fruit: 2 - 3 oz. deep purple fruits with classic oval shape.
  • Days To Maturity: 55 Days
  • Zone: 3-8
  • Germination: 5 - 10 Days
  • Form: Vegetable, Eggplant
  • Flower Form: White and lilac blossoms.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 20 seeds per packet.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Comments: Compact growth habit and highly ornamental appearance make this eggplant perfect for growing in tight spaces and containers. While in bloom, the large, lilac and white blooms add to the ornamental appeal. Easy to grow.

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