Onion Bunching/Scallion Tokyo Long White HEIRLOOM Seeds

Onion Bunching/Scallion Tokyo Long White HEIRLOOM Seeds

Allium fistulosum

Item #0218

65 days. These scrumptious bunching onions with their long, white stalks resemble slender leeks. Ideal for summer and fall harvests, they can be blanched in the garden for 14"-16" long white shanks. (See inside of packet for blanching instructions.) Slice these sweet onions and juicy, bluish green tops into salads, or serve whole on a vegetable platter. Not just for Asian cuisine, these onions can be added to soups, stews, and stir-fry dishes.

This packet sows four 10-foot rows.

Days to Emerge:
10-15 days

Seed Depth:
1/4"

Seed Spacing:
1/2"

Row Spacing:
12"

Thinning:
Not necessary


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost or as soon as soil can be worked. Successive sowings every 2 to 4 weeks recommended for continuous production. In mild climates, can be sown in fall for spring harvest.

When to start inside: Not recommended.

Harvesting: Scallions can be harvested anytime during the growing season. Dig up with a hand trowel or garden fork.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford



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