Franchi Aubergine 'Black Beauty' Seeds

Aubergine 'Black Beauty' Seeds



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Large, black and round, Aubergine Black Beauty is a vigorous, medium sized variety. Round egg shaped aubergines are said to be the sweetest, and soak up flavours in cooking. Although it's generally described as a vegetable, eggplants are botanically defined as a berry.


Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: From February - end May
  • Harvest: July - October
Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Horticultural name: Solanum melongena L