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(HY) 85 days. Widely adapted, mid-day jumbo yellow onion! Slightly flattened 3-4” globes with golden brown skin and a sweet, mild, white flesh. Less pungent than northern types and stores better than the typical southern grown onion. Grows just about everywhere in the contiguous US! Stores for months. Excellent choice for fresh markets and home gardens. About 144,000 seeds/lb; 9,000 seeds/oz
Companions: Beet, cabbage family, carrot, chard, lettuce, pepper, strawberry, tomato.
Allies: Chamomile and summer savory improve growth and flavor. Pigweed raises nutrients from subsoil and makes them available to the onions. Sow thistle improves growth and health.
Enemies: Onions stunt beans, peas
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