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'Long Purple' Eggplant
Sub-Category: Early
Description: Early- to mid-season oriental-type. 24- to 30-inch plants bear 8- to 10-inch, slender, dark purple fruits.
Days To Maturity: 70-80
Seed Sources: Underwood Gardens - updated in 2011
BBBseed - updated in 2011

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Reviewed on 08/15/2012 by Little Minnie - An experienced gardener

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Sherburne, Minnesota, United States
Frost Free Season: 123 - 143 days
Soil Texture: Sand
Garden Size: Large - More than 1,600 square feet (40' x 40')
Sun Exposure: More than 8 hours per day

Long purple is actually an Italian variety and a very nice, uniform, attractive producer.

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