Onion Red Burgundy

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An attractive bright red, flat-shaped onion of 3-4′, with mild sweet flavoured and red ringed flesh, perfect for salads. Excellent for slicing. Best used fresh, not suited for long storage.

  • Seed Count: 1000

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Onion Red Burgundy

Onion Red Burgundy. An attractive bright red, flat-shaped onion of 3-4′, with mild sweet flavoured and red ringed flesh, perfect for salads. Excellent for slicing. Best used fresh, not suited for long storage.

Cultivation Advice Onion Red Burgundy

  • Start in early spring indoors / heated greenhouse 8-10 weeks before transplanting outdoors.
  • When transplanting, clip plants to three inches and plant 2 inches deep.
  • Can be sown directly when ground has warmed in mid-late spring, at 2-3 seeds per inch.
  • Thin to 5 inches apart when plants are 6 inches tall.
  • Harvest steadily when approaching tennis ball size.
  • Fertile, moist soil enriched with compost is best for onion production.
  • Onions are claimed to ward off many insect pests around lettuce, cabbage and carrots.