20 seeds Red of Florence Onion looks like a bunching onion and is often listed as one, it is actually an intermediate day onion that makes a small plump bulbs. It has a rich oniony flavor that gos with any dish! It does well in northern climates. It's considered a late season Crop or long day but You can over winter them and they will come up the next year. They are Insect an disease resistant 60 days Allium cepa var. cepa
Red of Florence Onion
- Planting and Harvesting Tips:
Start indoors 3-4 weeks before the last frost of spring. Transplant outside after the soil has warmed to 65˚ to 75˚F. Sow one inch deep and space 12-18 inches apart in rows 3-4 feet apart. Plants prefer full sun and moist soil with plenty of organic matter.
Harvest daily with a sharp knife during hot weather — pods taste best when young and grow quickly past the stage of prime eating. Wear gloves and long sleeves for protection from spines.Green Thumb TipSow seeds outdoors when the soil has warmed. Tolerant of heat and drought, but not of cold. Keep well picked for higher yields.DIRECT SEED 2" ApartSEED DEPTH 1/2"THIN 6-8" Apart LIGHT Full Sun