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Onion Seeds - Exhibition

Onion Seeds - Exhibition

Allium cepa

Aptly named, this is the best onion for showing for many a while! Whether you are a serious exhibitor or just someone who wants to take a crack at the village show, it’s worth giving this one a try. Weights can get up to 1000gms, yet the flavour is still maintained and unusually for a large onion, it also stores well.

  • Onions up to 1kg (2.2lbs) and above
  • For shows or culinary use
  • Stores well for a large onion

 

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Much bigger than an ordinary onion!

Aptly named, this is the best onion for showing for many a while! Whether you are a serious exhibitor or just someone who wants to take a crack at the village show, it’s worth giving this one a try. Weights can get up to 1000gms, yet the flavour is still maintained and unusually for a large onion, it also stores well.

  • Onions up to 1kg (2.2lbs) and above
  • For shows or culinary use
  • Stores well for a large onion

 

Colour:Other

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Edible Flower:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

For exhibition, sow thinly December-January in a propagator on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approximately 15-20˚C (60-68˚F).Cover seeds with 6mm (¼") of sieved compost. (Germination 18-24 days.) Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 75mm (3") pots, grow on and plant out into prepared soil manured the previous autumn. For culinary use sow thinly direct outside in March-April into finely raked firm soil at a depth of 13mm (½") rows 30cm (12") apart. Thin seedlings to 15cm (6") between plants. Sowing to cropping – 24 weeks.

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All Suttons products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
 
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