Onion, Yellow Borettana
- Long-day onion
- Flat bulbs grow to 4 inches in diameter
- Delicate flavor
- Pickle or grill bulbs at 2 inches
- 60 days from transplant
(aka Cipollini) Italian onion that is traditionally pickled. Flat bulbs with yellow-bronze skin grow up to 4" in diameter. Firm sweet flesh with a delicate flavor. Best used fresh during the summer; ideal for kabobs when harvested at 2" diameter. Long-day type. 60 days from transplant.
Learn to Grow it
Start Indoors: 4-6 weeks before transplanting
Germination: 4-10 Days
Plant Outdoors: 4-6” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors in flats ¼" deep and space 1" in all directions. Transplant outdoors as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Keep onions well weeded with shallow cultivation.