Sweet Onion Allium Cepa White Lisbon Plant Seed

Sweet Onion Seed

Plant Specifications:

Season: Annual

USDA Zones: 3 - 10

Height: 12 - 18 inches

Bloom Season: Summer

Environment: Full sun

Soil Type: Fertile soil in a well drained location

Latin Name: Allium Cepa

Planting Directions:

Temperature: 70F

Average Germ Time: 10 - 14 days

Light Required: No

Depth: 1/4 - 1/2 inch

Sowing Rate: 1 - 2 seeds per plant

Moisture: Keep seeds moist until germination

Plant Spacing: 3 to 6 inches

Sweet Onion Seed

Sweet Onion (Allium Cepa White Lisbon) - Plant produces excellent yields of good quality bunching onions. It has dark green foliage and long white stalks that hold up well after harvest. Onion does not form bulb. Sweet Onions are often used for culinary purposes in soups, salads, garnishes, and is widely considered to be one of the best onions for salads. A heat and cold resistant variety. Best for spring planting, but also good for fall and winter planting. This variety can be used in greenhouses and  home gardens. An heirloom variety grown by farmers and gardeners for over 200 years.

Young plants can be harvested in 60 days and mature plants in 120 days.