Onion Spring – North Holland Blood Red Redmate

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An excellent dual purpose sweet onion that can be harvested young as a bunching onion or thinned and left to mature into a small bulbing onion. The base stem is an intense beautiful red with a mild salad onion flavor.

  • Seed Count: 1200

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Onion Spring – North Holland Blood Red Redmate

An excellent dual purpose sweet onion that can be harvested young as a bunching onion or thinned and left to mature into a small bulbing onion. The base stem is an intense beautiful red with a mild salad onion flavor.

Cultivation advice Onion Spring – North Holland Blood Red Redmate

Days to Germination: 10-14
Days To Harvest: 60-120
Planting Depth: 1/2″
Spacing, Row: 12-18 inches
Spacing, Plant: 1-2 inches
Light: Full Sun or Partial Shade

  • For the finest onions, seed directly outdoors, depth 1/4 to 1/2 inch, in full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil as soon as the ground can be worked in spring.
  • Planting Space rows 12 inches apart. Scatter seed in the row at the rate of 3 seeds per inch.
  • When seedlings are 3 inches high, thin to stand 2 to 3 inches apart.
  • Harvest young plants in 60 days for bunching onions and up to 120 days for mature bulbing plants.
  • Fertile, moist soil enriched with compost is best for onion production.