Vegetables Onions Specialty Cooking Onions Red Long of Tropea

Red Long of Tropea

Onion Seed

Product ID: 2333

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. Adaptation: 35-48° latitude. Avg. 134,000 seeds/lb. Packet: 1,000 seeds.

Details

Size
Price
 
Quantity
Availability

Packet

$3.95
In Stock

1/2 Ounce

$6.90
In Stock

1 Ounce

$10.80
In Stock

1/4 Pound

$23.95
In Stock

1 Pound

$71.90
In Stock
Add to Wishlist

Additional Information



CULTURE: Sow in early spring in 2-4" wide bands or single rows 4" apart, about 1/2" between seeds. Cover 1/4- 1/2". Thinning is not necessary. Keep free of weeds. As with all onions, full sun, consistent soil moisture, and a fertile soil with a pH of 6.2-6.8 is preferable.
HARVEST: Pull by the bunch whenever needed. No skin forms until 2-3 months into the season, making mini onions easy to wash and prepare.
ADAPTATION: Mini onions are smaller and earlier to bulb the further north they are grown. Suited to 40° and higher latitudes for pearl and cipollini onions for small to medium onions at lower latitudes.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 5M/50', 1 oz./80', 13 oz./1,000', 34 lb./acre at 96 seeds/ft. in 4" wide bands, in rows 12" apart.
SIZED SEEDS: All seeds are unsized.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/LB.: 113,700-134,300 (avg. 123,300).
PACKET: 1,000 seeds.

Johnny's is committed to your success, every step of the way.

We want you, our customer, to be 100% satisfied with all of our seeds, tools, and supplies. 

If anything you purchase from us proves unsatisfactory, we will either replace the item or refund the purchase price.

Quick Facts

null
Latin Name
Allium cepa
Days To Maturity
Average number of days from seeding date until ready for harvest.
90 Days
Life Cycle
Plants are either Annuals (single growing season), Perennials (grows year after year), or Biennials (require two years to mature).
Annual
Hybrid Status
Hybrid: The offspring of a cross between two or more distinct parent lines, usually of same species, and selected for improved traits. Open-pollinated: A non-hybrid variety that can reproduce itself in kind, demonstrating relatively stable traits from one generation to the next.
Open Pollinated