Strong, upright plants produce big yields of long-fruited, Asian type eggplant. Purple Comet's fruit can reach up to 18" in length and measure 1-1/2 to 2" in diameter. The long fruit have a deep purple color and hold their color well as they mature. The interiors have firm, bitter free, white flesh and seed development is slow.
Approximately 105,730 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 75 - 80 degrees fahrenheit
Germination days: 7 - 14 days
Grow on temperature day: 65 - 70 degrees fahrenheit