Eggplant Millionaire is a popular Japanese (oriental) type hybrid eggplant. It is an early variety that produces 8-10 inch long eggplants on upright plants. The eggplant are shiny black with a purple calyx.
The long slender eggplant are 1.5-2″ in diameter and have smooth, tender skin and nearly seedless flesh. Its delicious flavor is excellent for stir fry and other dishes.
Millionaire has a proven record of great flavor, top performance and adaptable to a wide range of growing conditions.
Plant your transplants 12-18″ apart in a sunny locations. Plants grow 18-24″ tall and 16″ wide. If planting in rows, space your rows 2-3 feet apart. Plant when the soil temperature is consistently about 65F degrees (plant at the same time you plant pepper and okra).
Eggplant Millionaire matures in 55 days from transplanting the young plants.
For more on growing Eggplant see the University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension’s Eggplant Vegetable Guides & Fact Sheets resource.