Onion, Yellow of Parma

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Allium cepa
Packet 100 seeds

  • One of the best onions for storage
  • Long-day onion
  • Bulbs grow to 1 pound
  • Globe-shaped, solid bulbs
  • Late-maturing
  • 110 days from transplant
  • ±7,700 seeds/oz

A top-quality, late-maturing onion with golden, globe-shaped bulbs weighing an average of 1 pound, this variety hails from northern Italy. It has a mild, sweet taste when fresh, but its flavor intensifies when it is stored. One of the best onions varieties for storage. Long-day type. 110 days from transplant. ±7,700 seeds/oz.

Long-day types are better in northern states.

Instructions - Sow seeds indoors in flats ¼" deep and space 1" in all directions. Transplant outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Keep onions well weeded with shallow cultivation.