Onion- Long Tropea Red

Allium cepa Open Pollinated

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large long red bulbs
  • Stores well

Standard seed packet, 75 seeds

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'Onion- Long Tropea Red' seeds

Allium cepa

  • Vegetable
  • Medium to large long red bulbs
  • Stores well

Italian variety. Medium to large long red bulbs that have a mild and sweet flavour; can be used raw or cooked. Good in salads and grilled. Stores well.

Seeds per gram: 300
Product code: B3-20

Best Months to Sow
  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 5mm
Season Autumn and winter
Germination 7-10 days @ 20-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing 25cm
Plant Spacing 10cm
Position Full sun, well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 90-110 days

*Notes: Bulbs are ready to harvest when tops dry out.

How To Grow



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