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When to Plant
Zone 1: September–November
Zone 2: August–December
Zone 3: August–March
Zone 4: Any time
Soil A couple of weeks prior to planting, prepare the soil by incorporating a high level of organic matter, such as compost and well-rotted animal manure.
Soil pH Level 6.0–7.0
Position Choose a sunny, hot position in free-draining soil. Eggplant will appreciate the heat.
How to Plant Propagate in seed trays. Then transplant the seedlings into the veggie patch. Eggplant are suitable for larger pots, but prefer an in-ground veggie patch.
Spacing 40–60 cm
Depth 0.5 - 1cm
Companion Plants Cucumber
Approximate no. of seeds 25-30
Note: We source all of our seeds locally and in small batches to ensure they remain at their maximum viability for germination