Violet King is a new hybrid eggplant released by a leading seed breader in Thailand. This high yield varety produces cylindrical shape fruits in deep purple color with green calyx. Eggplants are 4 cm x 20 cm in size and 130-150 gram in weight. The plant grows vigorously in warm climates, starting to set fruits 50-55 days after sowing. Excellent variety for home gardening and commercial production.