70-80 days maturity after transplant. Solanum melongena ’Talong Purple No.1’. Talong Purple No.1 Eggplant Seeds. Non-GMO, warm-season, annual, heirloom. Talong Purple Long No.1 eggplant is one of the most popular grown eggplants in the Philippines. The fruit grows 6-8 inches long with purple-colored skin and a green calyx. It is tolerant to bacterial wilt and Phomopsis rot. Try growing these in containers with a cage or other support. Approximately 21,000 seeds per oz.