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20 Organic 'Bedfordshire Champion' Onion Plants

A gardeners favourite for over one hundred years

The Highlights

    • Trusted gardeners favourite for fantastic crop
    • Large golden onions with mild, satisfying flavour
    • Stores fantastically well–enjoy garden grown onions until the New Year
    • Perfectly suited to the UK climate
    • Has been one of the best varieties for over one hundred years

20 Organic 'Bedfordshire Champion' Onion Plants

A gardeners favourite for over one hundred years
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The Highlights

    • Trusted gardeners favourite for fantastic crop
    • Large golden onions with mild, satisfying flavour
    • Stores fantastically well–enjoy garden grown onions until the New Year
    • Perfectly suited to the UK climate
    • Has been one of the best varieties for over one hundred years

Know Your Plant

Supplied as:

20 Plug Plants
Plug plants are small seedlings that allows you to skip the germination process involved in having to sow from seed.

Height on arrival:

10-20cm

Eventual height:

45cm

Eventual spread:

10cm

Tasting notes:

Mild classic onion flavour

Time to first crop:

18-20 weeks
Harvest as the leaves begin to turn yellow and wilt.

Hardiness:

Fully Hardy
Can tolerate frost and most conditions in the British climate as long as the plants are adequately watered

Uses:

Sauces, topping, fried, grilled, salads

Rootstock:

Spacing:

10x25cm
If planting in rows then plant 10cm apart with another 25cm in between the rows

Care Guide

Good pest/disease resistance

Onions can suffer from Onion Flies, the Allium Leaf Miner, White Onion Rot and Allium Rust. The best defence against these scourges is a horticultural fleece (for the pests) and soundgarden hygiene practices (for the diseases). soundgarden hygiene practices includes washing tools and boots regularly, especially if you have been to another garden, and keeping leaves and foliage dry by watering at the ground.

Water Regularly

Full Sun

Full Sun

Onion plants require 6-8 hours of full sunshine every day.

Fertile, Well-Draining

A good mix to use is three parts quality compost and one part topsoil.

Not required

Don't worry, you food bills won't be going up! This plant requires no feeding. https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0513/3428/3424/files/pruning_3x_4d3eaf73-f629-45e0-87a5-6f14f5f005fc.png

For more care tips and ideas visit our Knowledge page

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