Onion - Sweet Spanish Yellow
A popular onion used either raw or cooked, as a flavoring in salads, soups, sandwiches and stew. Spanish onions will grow quite large and sweet. This variety is not a winter keeper.
Cultivate and draw up earth well around plants so they are fairly well covered at all times. Water regularly and fertilize every 4-6 weeks.
Planting time - Early spring, for earlier crop start indoors 5-7 weeks earlier
Matures in - 110 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 10 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3-4 inches tall, thin to 10 inches apart
Net weight 800 MG (Estimated 180 seeds)
Bulk Onion seed available.
9,000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1oz per 100ft row, 4lbs of onion seed needed per acre.
Average onion yield per acre - 630 (50lb bags)