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Red Candy Apple Onion

Unmatched Sweetness!

The ideal red variety for fresh eating or cooking, Red Candy Apple has a delicious flavor so sweet you can eat them raw, but will also add wonderful flavor to any recipe. Plants produce 4-in.,slightly flattened globes of rich, deep red, that store 2 to 3 months. Day neutral type performs well anywhere! 95 DAYS. Onion plants are not available in ID, WA.

Plant counts: A bunch contains 55-75 plants.
  • Zone 3 - 9 (-30 degrees F.).
  • Height 6 - 10 inches.
  • Germination 8 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Allium cepa 'Red Candy Apple'; Family: Liliaceae (lily family)
  • Height: 6 - 10 inches.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 inches between plants and 12 - 24 inches between rows.
  • Depth: When you receive live plants, they should be planted as soon as possible. Should conditions exist that make you unable to plant these plants right away, remove the onion plants from the box and spread them out in a cool, dry area. The roots and tops may b
  • Spread: 3 - 5 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Fruit: Attractive red color; slightly flattened globe shaped.
  • Days To Maturity: 95 days.
  • Form: Annual. Onion.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained sandy loamy soil. pH 6.0 - 6.8.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Size: 4 inch globes.
  • Comments: Day neutral. Globe shaped onion with deep red skin and red interior rings. Stores 2 - 3 months. Improved sweetness comparable to Hybrid Candy onion.
  • Unable to ship to: AE AK GU HI ID PR WA

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