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Red Onion Sets

Super for Storage


Eye-catching purplish-red skin covers firm, white flesh with a delectable crunch. At its tastiest raw—terrific for sandwiches and slicing into salads.
  • Zone 3 -10 annual
  • Height 12 - 18 inches.
  • Germination 8 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full Sun

Plants are not available in AE AK GU HI ID PR WA

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  • Botanical Name: Allium cepa 'Red Wethersfield'
  • Height: 12 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing: 2 - 4 inches.
  • Depth: Plant sets 1 - 2 inches deep and 2 - 4 inches apart.
  • Spread: 3 - 4 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full Sun
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Long linear green leaves.
  • Blooms: Mid to late summer
  • Fruit: Large, flattened globe. Deep purple skin. Firm, pink-tinged white flesh with red circles. Strong flavor.
  • Days To Maturity: 85 days from sets.
  • Form: Bulb
  • Flower Form: Clusters of star shaped blooms.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, fertile soil.
  • Growth Rate: Fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 75 sets per pint.
  • Size: 3 - 5 inches.
  • Comments: Eye-catching purplish-red skin covers firm, white flesh with a delectable crunch. At its tastiest raw-terrific for sandwiches and slicing into salads but also great for grilling, charbroiling, and roasting. As a general rule of thumb, white onions are best for slicing while red onions are good for salads and yellow is best for cooking and storage. Red onions can also be used for freezing and cooking. The bulbs are large, flattened globes with deep purple skin and a strong flavor. Cannot ship to AE, AK, GU, ID, PR, WA.

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