Sweet Spanish (Yellow) -#58 (OP) HEIRLOOM. 110 days. Long day. Large slicing type. Globe shape weighing up to 1 lb! Crisp, sweet, juicy firm white flesh. Papery amberbrown skin. Excellent for storage. A superb hamburger onion! Tolerant: Pink Root Rot, Thrips. Approximately 9,000 seeds per ounce or 144,000 seeds per pound
Companions: Beet, cabbage family, carrot, chard, lettuce, pepper, strawberry, tomato.
Allies: Chamomile and summer savory improve growth and flavor. Pigweed raises nutrients from subsoil and makes them available to the onions. Sow thistle improves growth and health.
Enemies: Onions stunt bean, pea
ONIONS: Disease Resistance and Tolerance Key
B – Botryis
PR – Pink Root
Th – Thrips