20 seeds Yellow of Parma Onion is an great verity to grow Originally from Italy. This onion is a Biennial but has some problems in northern climates. It has golden globe shaped bulbs and a amazing flavor. It is considered a late season Crop but You can over winter them and they will come up the next year. They are Insect an disease resistant 120 days Allium cepa var. cepa
Yellow of Parma 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