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ONION Cipollini Red Organic

Allium cepa

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Family: Amaryllidaceae

Subfamily: Allioideae

Characteristics: Annual

Seed per packet: Approx 80

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Red Cipollini (pronounced chip-oh-LEE-nee) is a quick growing heirloom Italian variety with red flat shaped bulbs and delicious white flesh. The excellent sweet onion flavour also makes them ideal for grilling and roasting as well as salads.

Adaptable to most garden soils in an open sunny position.

Tropical: Autumn
Temperate: Autumn to Mid-Winter
Cold: Mid-Autumn to Mid-Winter

Sow: Sow 5-6mm deep.
Sow direct on in trays of a quality seed raising mix and transplant when when 6cm tall.
Germination: 10-14 days
Plant space: 10cm
Row Space: 20cm
Maturity: 24-30 weeks

If sowing direct thin where required to 10cm between plants.  Harvest when tops wilt.

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