Has large, jet-black fruits that are egg-shaped and weigh 1-3 pounds. Fruits set freely and quickly. Germinate inside and transplant when frost has passed.
This colourful Italian heirloom is popular with anyone who tries it. Pinkish to purple and white skinned fruit. Mild, non-bitter flavour. Likes lots of warm weather. Considered one of the best by chefs and home gardeners.