109 days from transplant. A beautiful copper colored strong skin gives this variety great long term storage. The nicely shaped 4 - 6” medium sized bulbs are grown with foliage that contain a nice layer of wax which acts as a natural barrier to fungal diseases, such as Purple Blotch, Botrytis and Stemphylium Leaf Blight.
Daylength: Long Day (requires 14-16 hours of daylength to begin to bulb)
Approximately 101,695 seeds per pound
Soil temperature: 60 - 65 degrees fahrenheit
Seeding depth: 0.25 - 0.5 inches
Germination days: 6 - 12 days
Grow on temperature day: 55 - 60 degrees fahrenheit