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Red Onion     

Planted red onions from bulbs. Two per hole, five holes. First time growing onions.

I only planted 10 of the 80 that came in the package. What the hell will I do with the rest of them? It was 80 for $2 and there weren’t any smaller amounts.

This planting has been archived (Other).

Sown from my Onion, Red Bulbs.

Quantity: 5

Plant Onion Allium cepa var. cepa 4908
Variety Red 409


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.

Onion 'Red' is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (1.46 feet) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in partial sun light: Onion 'Red' enjoys a full sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Onion 'Red'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.

Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.0 and 7.0 as Onion 'Red' is a acidic to neutral soil loving plant.

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

Harvest Tally

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