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Onion 'Golden Princess'

Allium cepa var. cepa

  • 3 plantings
  • 3 available for swap
  • 2 wanted
  • 5 stashed

Golden Princess is a variety of Onion which is a member of the Allium family. Its botanical name is Allium cepa var. cepa 'Golden Princess'. 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. Golden Princess is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (that's 1.46 feet in imperial).

Golden Princess Onion is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Golden Princess have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Golden Princess

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Golden Princess is generally regarded as a very hardy plant, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Golden Princess are Zone 3 and Zone 10. Golden Princess needs a loamy, clay and sandy soil with a ph of 6.0 to 7.0 (weakly acidic soil to neutral soil).

Growing Golden Princess from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 1.95 inches (5.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.98 inches (2.5 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 13°C / 55°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Golden Princess about 28 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Golden Princess

Golden Princess is very hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Golden Princess