ONION SWEET, Candy

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Candy is a globe shaped, large onion weighing 1 – 2 lbs (0.45 to 1 kg). This Spanish type of onion is sweet and mild in flavour so it’s perfect in salads, sandwiches, burgers and relishes. The jumbo-sized bulb make it the top choice for onion rings. Candy is early maturing and has short, sturdy tops with small, tight necks which allow for fast curing. They also have good storability.

Maturity95 - 100 days
Height18 - 24" (46 - 61 cm)
Spacing6 - 8" (15 - 20 cm)
LightFull Sun
SoilRich, organic and well-draining
pH Range6.0 to 6.8
WateringKeep soil consistently moist, especially when bulbs are forming.
FertilizingFeed with balanced continuous-release fertilizer.
Nutrients RequiredNitrogen=low, Phosphorus=low, Potassium=low

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