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Onion ‘Sturon’ is a good old-fashioned variety with straw-coloured skin and resistance to running to seed.
Sets are immature bulbs that are specially grown for planting.
- RHS Award of Garden Merit Winner
- Comes with full planting and growing instructions
|Variety:||Onion 'Sturon' Early (Allium cepa)|
|Type:||Hardy Annual||Site:||Onions like an open, sunny site with good soil and drainage.||Planting:||Plant out March - April, so that the tip of the bulb is just above the soil. For further instructions, please read our how to plant and grow onion sets guide.||Height:||45cm||Spacing:||15cm apart.||Care tips:||Prepare the ground well with good manure throughout the winter. Keep well weeded.||Harvest:||August-September. Lift with a fork and leave to dry in the summer sunshine for 2 days.||Storing:||Remove foliage, and store in a cool dry place from September to April.||Cooking Notes:||Braise, caramelise or grill to enhance their sweetness.|
Please note: Full postage & packaging costs of £4.95 apply to our onion sets.