80 days. One of the best storage onions, this is a difficult seed to find. The most commonly grown set onion, you lose all the storage qualities when grown from set. It produces yellow, medium sized, flat shaped onion. Long day.
Minimum of 250 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1/8 inch
Plant Spacing: 4-6 inches
Start indoors 8 weeks before last frost. Sow up to 100 seeds in a 4-6 inch pot. To transplant, separate out the small, grass-like seedlings by picking up a bunch and rolling them gently in your fingers. Trim the tops to 4 inches and roots to 2 inches. Place in a deep trench, 5-6 inches apart. Cover the roots and then water. Seedlings are very tough and transplant well.