One of the most popular crops for the gardener, onions are a huge must for any allotment holder or for the gardener who has their own little vegetable garden at home, as they are so versatile and can be used for a variety of different things. Globo is a large straw coloured onion which is tasty raw in salads or cooked. Because of its sheer size, it also makes for an ideal exhibition variety. Produced and supplied by Kings
Seed Count - 250
When to sow
January to March
Where to sow
Early sowings in trays under glass at 14oC, only lightly covering with compost. Later sowings n the growing site 1cm (1/2") deep in rows 30cm (12") apart..
What to do next
Prick off glasshouse seedlings into trays when about 15cm (6") tall, 5cm (2") apart. HArden off and plant in growing site 15cm (6") apart in early April. Outdoor sowings should be thinned in two stages until spacings of 15cm (6") between plants is achieved..
July to September