Onions

 

Evergreen

Characteristics:  A non-bulbing easy stripping onion that has beautiful white colour, upright stalks, and slender dark green stems.

Growing Period:  60 days

Seed Supplier: T & T Seeds

Seed Quality:  Standard

Purplette

Characteristics:  Early purple-red-skinned mini onion.  These flavourful specialty onions mature early and hold well.  Purplette is a glossy rich burgundy, transforming to a nice pastel pink when cooked or pickled.  Can be harvested at golf ball size or very young as baby bunching onions with purple pearl ends.

Growing Period:  60 days

Seed Supplier: Johnny's Seeds

Seed Quality:  Standard

Cipollini

Characteristics:  Flattened yellow onion with great flavour.  Exceptionally strong flavour that sweetens with cooking.  Great for grilling, roasting and pickling. Small bulbs won't store for more than a few months but are so delicious that you won't need them to!

Growing Period:  80 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality:  Organic

Gladstone

Characteristics:  A widely-adapted fresh market white onion for growers in the northern and middle regions of the country.

Dark green foliage, great for bunching. Medium to large bulbs resist greening and are mildly sweet with very firm flesh.

Growing Period:  110 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality:  Organic

 

Red Long of Tropea

Characteristics:  Tall, elongated, red bulbs.  Traditionally grown in Mediterranean Italy and France for harvest just at maturity in mid-late summer. For bunching or fresh use, not for storage. Nice specialty variety. 

Growing Period:  90 days

Seed Supplier: Johnny's Seeds

Seed Quality:  Organic

 

Cortland (Hybrid)

Characteristics:  Organic, yellow storage onion.  Large, blocky-round, uniform onions with thin necks that will dry well. Very hard with a thick, rich brown skin for good storability. 

Growing Period:  105 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality:  Organic

 

Rossa di Milano

Characteristics:  Specialty onion with sweet flavour, good yield and long storage potential.  It has high shoulders and shimmering pink skins, with a rounded, tapering heart shape.  Plants are very productive and store well.

Growing Period:  110 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality:  Organic

 

Candy (Hybrid)

Characteristics:  An outstanding new mild sweet onion that will produce early large bulbs.

Growing Period:  85 days

Seed Supplier: T & T Seeds

Seed Quality:  Standard

 

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