Red Onion


Red Shine

  • Early Fresh market red onion
  • Globe to flat globe shape, medium sized bulbs with very good internal and external red colouring
  • Limited storage (3 months) best suited for early fresh market and peeling
  • Matures Mid December from mid May to June sowings in Pukekohe
  • Very good bolting tolerance
  • Softer flesh than PLK types, take care when harvesting

Vanguard F1

  • Very high yielding variety
  • Suited for early sowings and lifting pre Christmas
  • Sow in the ELK timeframe
  • Makes large deep red bulbs with strong external colour
  • Plants are strong and well suited for early sowings