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Onion Red Burgundy Short Day

Onion Red Burgundy Short Day

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You will get 300mg seeds of Onion Red Burgundy Short Day for planting.

Onion Red Burgundy Short Day is a variety of onion that is perfect for those looking for an early harvest. This onion is a short day variety, meaning it requires only ten to twelve hours of daylight to form bulbs. It's a red-skinned onion with burgundy flesh that has a mild flavor. It's great for salads, roasting, and even pickling.

This variety of onion is easy to grow from seed and can be planted in spring or fall depending on your climate. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of your Onion Red Burgundy Short Day:

• Planting Depth: Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep and 1 inch apart in rows 8-12 inches apart.

• Soil Requirements: Plant in well-drained soil that is rich in organic matter. A pH between 6.2 and 6.8 is ideal.

• Light Requirements: Onions prefer full sun but will tolerate some shade.

• Watering: Water regularly and keep the soil moist but not soggy.

• Fertilizer: Fertilize every two weeks with a balanced fertilizer like 10-10-10.

• Harvesting: Harvest when the tops begin to flop over and turn yellow or brown. Pull up the entire plant and hang it upside down in a cool, dry place until the tops are completely dry.

Latin Name: Allium cepa var. proliferum

Facts about Onion Red Burgundy Short Day:
• This variety matures quickly, making it ideal for those with shorter growing seasons.
• The bulbs have a mild flavor that pairs well with many dishes.
• Onions are an excellent source of vitamin C, dietary fiber, potassium, folate, and manganese.

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