Onion 'Sturon'

Onion 'Sturon' is a good old-fashioned variety with straw-coloured skin and resistance to running to seed. More
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Onion 'Sturon' is a good old-fashioned variety with straw-coloured skin and resistance to running to seed.

Sets are immature bulbs that are specially grown for planting.

  • Comes with full planting and growing instructions

Genus Allium cepa
Variety Sturon
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Onion
Soil Type Neutral
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained, Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 15cm (6in)
Care Tips Plant out March - April, so that the tip of the bulb is just above the soil. For further instructions, please read our how to plant and grow onion sets guide.
Storing Remove foliage, and store in a cool dry place from September to April.
Harvesting August - September. Lift with a fork and leave to dry in the summer sunshine for 2 days.
Cooking Notes Braise, caramelise or grill to enhance their sweetness.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
The allotment in April

Down at the allotment there are subtle signs of spring, despite the chill in the air...

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Lovely onions

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Reviewed 2nd January 2017 by Susan Chantrell

I had these last year and am re-ordering this year. I've had a brilliant crop of strong tasting, copper skinned onions. They have stored well - still going strong on 2nd Jan.