50-70 sets, Red Onion Sets or Bulbs, Best for Slicing and for Salads
Graded Size 7/8"
Onion sets are small "baby" onions (bulbs) that are used to grow green onions or dry onions.
They are planted in late fall or early spring and in 4 to 5 weeks you will have green onions. If left to fully mature, you will have dry onions in late July or early August.
Height: 6 - 10 inches.
Spacing: 4 - 6 inches between plants, 12 - 24 inches between rows.
Depth: 1 inch.
Spread: 3 - 5 inches.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
Fruit: Large, flattened globes. Deep purple skin. Firm, pink-tinged white flesh with red circles. Strong flavor.
Days To Maturity: 85 days from sets.
Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained sandy loamy soil. pH 6.0 - 6.8.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate, long day
Size: 3 - 5 inches when mature