Crimson Forest

Allium fistulosum

Lovely and unique purplish-red bunching onion creates small bulbs. Perfect for roasting whole or pickling.

Plant these close together in clumps for transplant or direct seed in early spring or late summer. Harvest by pulling up the whole clump when the diameter of a pencil. Nutrients: dietary fiber, vitamins C, B6, folate, manganese and calcium.

Average Seed / oz Seed / 100' Row Average Yield / 100' Row Days to Harvest
12000 1/8 oz 80-100 lbs 60
Planting Season Ideal Soil Temp Sun Frost Tolerance
Spring/Summer 50-85°F Full Sun Very Tolerant
Sowing Method Seed Depth Direct Seed Spacing Seeds Per Packet
Transplant or Direct Seed 1/2" 1" 250
Mature Spacing Days to Sprout Production Cycle Seed Viability
3-6" 6-16 Biennial 2-4 years

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