Onion 'Red Creole'
Allium cepa var. cepa
Belonging to the Allium genus (Allium cepa var. cepa 'Red Creole'), Red Creole is a variety of Onion. Red Creole is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety.
Pungent, spicy purple-red onion great for Southern climates.1 Excellent for storing.This variety is a Vegetable that typically grows as an Perennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of three years or more. Red Creole is known for growing with a stemless-like habit to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet in imperial).
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Red Creole Onion is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Onion 'Red Creole'
Growing Red Creole from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Red Creole about 28 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Red Creole
Harvesting Red Creole
Onion 'Red Creole' information
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Developed in California in 1962.1
Onion Red Creole