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Onion Seeds - Zebrune
£2.19
Onion Seeds - Zebrune

Onion Seeds - Zebrune

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1 Review(s) with an average rating of:
3.0

Is it an onion - is it a shallot? Well, technically Zebrune is an onion, but it has the milder, sweeter taste we associate with shallots. Often called ‘banana’ shallots in the cookbooks, this type is currently much in favour with TV chefs. Zebrune produces a good yield of ‘easy to slice’ bulbs.

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Very high yielding and easier to slice!

Is it an onion - is it a shallot? Well, technically Zebrune is an onion, but it has the milder, sweeter taste we associate with shallots. Often called ‘banana’ shallots in the cookbooks, this type is currently much in favour with TV chefs. Zebrune produces a good yield of ‘easy to slice’ bulbs.

Colour:Other

Hardiness:-15 degrees

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Height:31-40cm

Edible Flower:False

Spread:11-20cm

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Beds & Borders:True

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

F1 Variety:False

Shrub:False

Crops from 24 weeks after sowing. For the best crops, dig and manure the soil in autumn or early winter, applying a light dressing of lime early in February and a week before sowings. Sow in grooves 1.25cm (½”) deep, 23cm (9”) apart. Thin plants out finally to 15cm (6”) apart. For exhibition onions, sow under glass December-January, transplant seedlings into boxes or pots and harden off for planting out in April. Row length per pack: 6m (20’) unless otherwise stated. ‘Triple pack’ row length: 18m (60’).

What do other customers think of this product?

Rating:
not bad a littetricky first time
30 December 2014
Reviewed by: uncle fester
Town: dundee

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

 
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