One of the best red onions for sweet flavor and large bulbs that store well after harvest. A great combination for the home gardener.
Looking for a great tasting red onion? This intermediate-day onion produces large, reddish-purple, globe-shaped onions with pretty red and white rings filled with snappy, sweet flavor. Use on sandwiches and hamburgers, in salads and relishes, or any other recipe calling for sweet red onion. Intermediate-day onions grow best across the middle of the U.S. in latitudes 32–42.
Variety Info3"–4" reddish- purple, globe-shaped, sweet onions.
RECOMMENDED. 10 to 12 weeks before your average last frost date. Transplant outdoors 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date. The earlier the start, the bigger the bulb. Ideal soil temperature is 60°–85°F.
4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date, or as soon as soil can be worked; when soil temperature is at least 45°F.