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Red Candy Apple Onion

Unmatched Sweetness!

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Red Candy Apple Onion

Unmatched Sweetness!

  • Ideal for eating raw and cooking
  • 4-in., slightly flattened bulbs
  • Day-neutral variety
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.

Plant counts: A bunch contains 55-75 plants.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

Spring 2022 Shipping Schedule
ZONE Onion Plants
1A-4A 4/4/22 - 5/6/22
4B 3/28/22 - 5/6/22
5A 3/21/22 - 5/6/22
5B 3/21/22 - 5/6/22
6A 2/28/22 - 5/6/22
6B 2/21/22 - 5/6/22
7A 2/14/22 - 5/6/22
7B 2/7/22 - 5/6/22
8A & B 1/24/22 - 5/6/22
9A & B 1/3/22 - 5/6/22
10A & B 1/3/22 - 5/6/22
Last Order Date 5/2/22

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Allium cepa 'Red Candy Apple'
  • Height: 6 - 10 inches.
  • Spacing: 4 - 6 inches between plants and 12 - 24 inches between rows.
  • Depth:1-2 inches
  • Spread:3 - 5 inches.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Yield: When tops start to turn brown or when bulbs reach mature size, break tops down and harvest when tops are dry.
  • Size: 2 Bunches
  • Fruit: Attractive red color; slightly flattened globe-shaped. 4-inch globes. deep red skin and red interior rings. Perfectly sweet.
  • Days To Maturity: 95 Days
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Germination: 8 - 10 Days
  • Form: Vegetable, Onion
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained sandy loamy soil. pH 6.0 - 6.8.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: None needed.
  • Foliage: Green strap-like foliage.

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