Seed - Spring Onion Matrix
1 RHS Spring Onion Matrix seed pack
(Botanical Name: Allium cepa)
Pack Size 350 seeds
A great winter hardy variety that shows good disease resistance. The stems remain in top condition for long periods of time and they are slow to bulb which allows extended harvests. A delicious mild flavour that is perfect in salads, soups and stir-fries. Adaptable in a range of soils.
Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.
How to Grow:
Sow 6mm (1/4in) deep in rows 15cm (6in) apart. Cover with a fine layer of soil and firm gently. Keep soil moist. Seedlings appear in 10-14 days.
Seedlings should not require thinning. Keep plants well-watered, particularly in dry weather. Make successive sowings every 4-6 weeks.
When to Sow/Plant Seed:
All year round
Fertile, well cultivated