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Onion ‘Borettana’

In cells with covers on porch, no additional planting medium

This planting is in the Veggie Raised Beds garden .

Purchased from Dixondale Farms

Latest Milestone Sown

Quantity: 1

Plant Onion Allium cepa var. cepa 4905
Variety Borettana 50


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.98 inches (2.5 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Borettana normally grows to a max height of 1.46 feet (that's 45.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Onion 'Borettana'.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is within the ideal range for Onion 'Borettana'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.

Onion 'Borettana' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.0 and 7.0 meaning it does best in acidic to neutral soil.

More information about Onion ‘Borettana’ is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Onion ‘Borettana’ Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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