Growing Calendar for Onion Seeds - Marco
Delivery: Early September to Early January
Marco onions seeds have given top results in national trials with very heavy crops. Beautiful globe-shaped onions with golden-brown skins.
Matures early so that you can take advantage of autumn sun to dry the tops thoroughly and reduce the risk of neck rot. It has a reputation for exceptional storage - kept cool and dry it will hold until mid-May the following year.
Why Grow your Onions from Seed?
Beautiful globe shape, matures early and stores very well.
Sow Indoors: January-March 5 seeds per module under glass.
Sow Outdoors: February-March thinly into pre watered soil ½in (1cm) deep in rows 12in (30cm) apart
Plant Out: April the little clumps of bulbs in each module will push themselves apart as they grow.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
Too early to assess how successful they are
Easy to grow. Last year I had a good crop which kept well
No idea. I have only just planted them.
Onions, shallots and garlic are all Alliums and prone to bolting, especially when the weather's cold and wet when it should be warm and sunny! Here's what to do...
Find out how to grow Onions & Shallots
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days
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