Seeds - Onions - Domestic

 

BOMBAY RED 

 An  excellent red onion with very high market demand.

 Characteristics:

  • Very pungent onion
  • Maturity 150 days from transplanting
  • Very popular red onion with farmers and the market
  • Yield potential 16 tonnes per acre
  • Excellent shelf life and transportability
  • Deep purple red colour

 Resistances / Tolerances:

Pack Sizes (in grams)

5 / 10 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 250 / 500

RED CREOLE 

 A standard OP red onion with good market demand.

Characteristics:

  • Well adapted to diverse climatic conditions
  • Maturity 150 days from transplanting
  • Ideal onion for the fresh market
  • Yield potential 16 tonnes per acre
  • Good storage quality
  • Deep red colour

 Resistances / Tolerances:

Pack Sizes (in grams)

10 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 250 / 500

TEXAS EARLY GRANO 

An excellent white onion with mild pungency.

 Characteristics:

  • A high yielding variety well adapted for the tropics
  • Maturity 120 days from transplanting
  • Very popular white onion with farmers and the market
  • Yield potential 21 tonnes per acre
  • Excellent shelf life and transportability
  • White colour with golden exterior

 Resistances / Tolerances:

Pack Sizes (in grams)

10 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 250 / 500

RED PINOY

A very early maturing variety. 

 Characteristics:

  • Well adapted onion to both rain fed and irrigation
  • Maturity only 90 days from transplanting
  • Strong pungency
  • Yield potential 25 - 30 tons per acre
  • Long shelf life of up to 6 months at room temperature
  • Deep red attractive bulbs with a high market demand

 Resistances / Tolerances:

  • Downy Mildew
  • Purple Blotch Tolerance

Pack Sizes (in grams)

5 / 10 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 250 / 500

Red King F1 from Kenya Highland Seed
RED KING F1

A superior Hybrid Red Onion

Characteristics:

  • A short very strong plant with narrow neck
  • Very uniform globe bulb shape
  • Bright red-violet coloured skin with good pungency
  • Dark/deep red scales and white flesh which develops into dark red rings once cured
  • Excellent for fresh market and salads
  • Shelf life up to 6 months
  • Maturity 90 days after transplanting
  • Yield potential 25 - 30 tonnes per acre
Resistances / Tolerances:
Pack Sizes (in grams)

1 / 2.5 / 5 / 10 / 25 / 50 / 100 / 250 / 500

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