Ed Hume Seeds

Early Yellow Globe Onion

ONION Early Yellow Globe


Excellent variety for eating fresh or storing. Ideal for slicing, cooking, or for use in salads, stews and soups. 110 days.

Special Directions for Short Season Climates

SOWING: Sow seeds indoors in flats in early spring or seed outdoors as soon as soil is workable. Cover seeds with 1/4 inch fine soil.

SPACING: Leave 12 to 15 inches between rows or space 6 inches apart in all directions for intensified gardening.

THINNING AND TRANSPLANTING: When plants are 2 to 4 inches tall, thin or transplant to 5 or 6 inches apart outdoors.

GERMINATION: Approximately 10 to 14 days, depending upon soil and weather. Keep soil moderately moist during germination.

Ed's Special Advice

A sunny location with well drained, well-fertilized, moderately moist soil assures a successful crop. At maturity, bend over tops to hasten ripening before harvest. Let young onions grow and use for scallions, thinning until final spacing is reached.

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