Growing Calendar for Onion Seeds - Marco
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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.
Product as described, pleased with seeds.
Planted and are now sprouting
I grow these every year from Marshalls because they have proved to be the most suitable for my soil and location - north Wales coast. Excellent keepers and eat very well with a good flavour. I sowed this years crop under glass on the 9th Feb and as I write they have germinated well and beginning to straighten. Will soon need transplanting. They hardly, if ever, bolted unlike sets.
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
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