A spring-sown type onion. Onion Hylander F1 seed is a round globe-shaped onion with skins that do not split easily. One for the kitchen and the show bench. Hylander has a high resistance to downy mildew. It produces good yields of round bulbs which have good storage potential.
Onion Hylander Spring Sown F1 Growing Info
Sow in Modules/Pots in January in the greenhouse at 20c. Pot on into 4-inch pots of good compost and grow on. Plant out undercover in April or into the garden, plant out at the 3 to 4-leaf stage 6 inches apart all ways, on good fertile ground. The best clean unmarked onion is grown under cover.
Hints and Tips
To ripen place them in a totally dark cool building with lots of forced air on them.
120 seeds, usually more.