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Onion 'Globo' - Seeds

Marshalls

£2.49

Catalogue Code: 1020-4138

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A very large onion ideal for showing, producing onions that can weigh up to 1kg each! The bulbs have excellent mild flavour and store well into winter.

Pack Contents: 100 seeds

Description

  • Exceptionally large bulbs, ideal for showing
  • Bulbs can weigh up to 1kg each
  • Good, mild flavour
  • Stores well

Onion 'Globo' is a very large variety, producing onions that can weigh up to 1kg each! The golden-skinned bulbs are ideal for the show bench, and with their delicious mild flavour, they’re suitable for cooking or for eating raw in salads. The bulbs store well into winter.

Sow indoors

December-January: Sow thinly in clean trays or modules of firm pre-watered compost and cover with a thin layer of compost. Place in warmth 50-60°F (10-15°C) and keep moist at all times.

Sow outdoors

March-April: Sow thinly into pre-watered soil 1cm (1⁄2in) deep, in short rows 20cm (8in) apart, directly into harvest position. Keep soil moist at all times until seedlings are established.

Plant out

April-May: Harden off before planting out into the required harvest position 15cm (6in) apart in rows 30cm (12in) apart.

Tips

Lift onions and spread out to dry on a clean surface in a well ventilated garage or shed before storing for winter use

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Sow Indoors
Harvest

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