Eggplant- Thai Purple Ball

Solanum melongena


Standard seed packet, 45 seeds

$1.25
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Eggplant- Thai Purple Ball

Solanum melongena


  • Prolific cropping
  • Round fruit to 5cm diameter


Popular heirloom variety well known in Thailand and Vietnam. Dark purple glossy round fruit to 5cm in diameter. Prolific cropping variety. Heat tolerant. Commonly used in stews and curries.


How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 5mm
When: Spring or after frost
Germination: 7-14 days @ 24-32°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Frost tender Perennial (grown as an annual in cool climates)
Row Spacing: 80cm
Plant Spacing: 60cm
Plant Height: 50cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 90-110 days
*Notes: Plants may need staking. Picking regularly encourages more fruit. Can be grown as a perennial in warm climates.

(Product number: G7-19)
Seeds per gram: 225 seeds


SKU G7-19
Shipping Weight 0.0006kg
Botanical name: Solanum melongena
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 45 seeds
Seeds per gram: 225

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