Aubergine Black Beauty x 2 (9cm)
An early open pollinated variety with dark pear shaped fruits with a good flavour.
Water well when fruits are forming, adding a liquid fertiliser (we like seaweed feed) every 10-14 days.
Harvest July onwards.
Sow indoors Jan-March at 20-25 centigrade, reduce to 18 once seedlings out.
Transplant to pots at 2-4 leaf stage.
Harden off in greenhouse or cold frame before planting out.