Vegetables

Eggplant 'Blacknite'

Rich deep purple fruit. Smooth skinned and good sized. A vigorous, high yielding variety.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

Best sown in trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist. Transplant when 7-10cm high.

Care

Requires full sun and well-drained soil. Add organic matter and Thrive Granular All Purpose Fertiliser for best results. Water regularly and feed with Yates Thrive Soluble Fertiliser to encourage stronger growth. Pick fruit when skin is very smooth to obtain best quality. Cultivate soil to keep down weed growth. Protect from snails with Yates Blitzem.