Eggplant germination, the process of sprouting from seeds, takes from seven to 14 days. Germination rates vary depending on the amount of moisture, light and heat a seed receives, as well as the age of the seed. Older seeds take longer to germinate or may not germinate at all.
About this Author
Sommer Sharon has worked in the publishing industry since 1997 for nationally known publications such as "Better Homes and Gardens," "Ladies' Home Journal," "MORE," "Country Home," "Midwest Living" and "American Baby." Sharon also owns a Web consulting business and writes for several Internet publications. She has a Bachelor of Science in information technology and Web management from the University of Phoenix.