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Growing onions from seed is easier than you think and can be cheaper than buying onion sets. You'll find all different types of onion in our range - spring, white, red, brown and shallots. Our range of leeks offers outstanding garden and exhibition varieties.
Spring Onion 'Purplette'
Allium cepa, Bunching Onion, ScallionCustomer Rating
An early bulbing, glossy purple-red skinned salad onion when small. The colour changes to lovely pastel pink when larger bulbs are pickled or cooked.More info
Onion 'Rouge Long De Florence' - Heritage
Italian Onion ‘Rouge Long de Florence’ produces traditional torpedo shaped bulbs with stunning, deep purple red skin. This heritage red onion is mild, and sweet - perfect for adding colour and flavour to salads or stir fries, and great for pickling too. This versatile variety can be harvested early as spring onions or left longer in the ground to form mature bulbs. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 10cm (4").
Companion planting: Try growing onions with mint to confuse and deter onion fly.
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