On Dec 2, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:
80 days. Solanum melongena. Plant produces good yields of glossy dark purple teardrop shaped eggplants. Plants are strong and are especially good for market growers. Excellent for slicing, stuffing, and baking. Resembles the Florida Market eggplant. Disease Resistant: Phomopsis Blight. United States Department of Agriculture, PI 606714. Plant Height: 35" tall.