An early maturing specialty onion suited to northern growing areas. Can be grown as a purple pearl bunching type when young, burgundy colored mini cipollini type later in the season, or allowed to fully mature to a small - medium size bulb where seasons are long.
Rich purple-red bulbs turn pastel pink when cooked or pickled.
Planting time - early spring as soon as the ground can be worked
Matures in - 60 days
Germinates in - 10-15 days depending on the soil and weather conditions.
Sowing Depth - 1/4 inch
Seed spacing - for bunching type - plant 1 inch apart. For bulbing type, plant seed 2-4 inches apart.
Thinning - no need to thin if bunching. Thin to 4 inches apart if growing to the bulb stage. Try not to disturb surrounding plants when thinning.
Net weight 800 MG