Onion White Seeds
Seed Type : Non-Hybrid, Open Pollinated and Non-GMO
Sowing time : August to October (or as per your local climatic conditions).
Bulb color : Off White
Specifications: ovalish round in shape, 50-60 gms, water content high
Maturity : matures in 135-145 days
August to October (or as per your local climatic conditions).
Plant to plant - 4-5"
Line to line - 12"
Oval shaped, Flattish round
- Days to
Matures in 150-160 days
Mostly, onions are eaten raw in salads, sandwiches, and other savoury side dishes. While they can be cooked in a variety of styles. Sautee, steam, bake, grill, boil or have a soup made entirely and just of onions! Have them any which way you like, but be sure to make them a part of your meals so as not to miss out on the benefits.
Select a location with full sun where your onions won’t be shaded by other plants.
Place them about an inch deep in the soil and approximately half an inch or more apart. If planting rows, space them at least one and half to two feet apart.
Onion likes cool weather in the early part of their growth, so plant them in spring, except in mild-winter areas, where onions are grown as a fall or winter crop.
These pests attack the crop Downy mildew, Powdery mildew, Cutworms, Armyworm, Aphids (Willow-carrot aphid).The mentioned pests may cause the crop witness these symptoms: swollen or distorted; stunted growth, white fluffy growth on underside of leaves; honeydew which encourages the growth of sooty mold on the plants etc.
Soil needs to be well-drained, loose, and rich in nitrogen; compact soil affects bulb development.
Plant in a sunny spot for best results.
Onion germination is fastest as 30-35°C
Water regularly, giving plants at least an inch of water per week (more in hot weather)
how to harvest
The bulbs are harvested when they contract to small tennis ball size.
Use a sharp knife or pruners to make out the bulb free just above taproot, right at the soil line. Trim the leaf stems about 1-2" above the bulb to prepare it for sale or computer memory.
Bulb fennel requires 80-115 frost-free days to hand harvest. Bulb fennel will keep in the refrigerator up to 1 week or in a cold moist place for 2 to 3 months.
The productiveness of any seed we sell is subject to your local climatic conditions*, the sowing method you adopt, and your commitment to the planting process. We give no warranty, expressed or implied, and are in no way responsible for the produce.
Please note that all our seasonal recommendations/ sowing information is as per the local climatic conditions. *For more information on the optimum conditions required for growing seeds in your region, please contact us at, firstname.lastname@example.org or Whatsapp us at, 8968675588
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