PlantsOnions→Onion (Allium cepa 'Timon')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 12-18 Inches
Plant Spread: 6-9 inches
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Leaves
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Ca (Calcium)
Na (Sodium)
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects

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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Jun 6, 2016 5:41 PM

Hybrid short-day yellow grano type for over winter growing. Very uniform and productive. Moderate tolerance to Pink Root. Large round mild bulb.
Addendum: Best keeping short day onion I have grown. A few are beginning to sprout but many will keep into 2021.

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