Current order processing time is 5 business days
Seed per packet: Approx 50
A mid-sized short day onion with hard flat bulbs that is excellent for storing. Spicy pungent red flesh that is ideal for cooking and for use in salads.
Adapted to tropical and sub-tropical climate.
Adaptable to most garden soils in an open sunny position.
Temperate: Autumn to Mid-Winter
Cold: Mid-Autumn to Mid-Winter
Sow: Sow 5-6mm deep.
Sow direct on in trays of a quality seed raising mix and transplant when when 6cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days
Plant space: 10cm
Row Space: 20cm
Maturity: 24-30 weeks
If sowing direct thin where required to 10cm between plants. Harvest when tops wilt.