Myro Farms Garden Center
White onion (Allium cepa, 'sweet onion') is a cultivar of dry onion, that has a pure white papery skin and a sweet, mild white flesh. The onion can be sautéed to a dark brown color and served to provide a sweet and sour flavor to other foods. Small white onions used in soups, casseroles or stews, they are known as 'boiler onions'. They can also be added to salads. Known sweet white varieties include; 'Walla Walla', 'Vidalia' and 'Mauri'. White storage onion types include; 'White Wing' and 'Sierra Blanca'.
Grow It Yourself:
Get your Planting Trays or Pots ready. Use good Seed Starting Mix or Cocopeat or Potting Mix. Moisten the mix and plant the seed 3 times its size deeper in the mix. For example if the seed is 1 mm , then plant it 3 mm deep in the mix. Very small seeds can be sprinkled on top of the mix and covered with a very thin layer of mix. Spray the mix with water and cover with a plastic cover till you see germination. remove cover and keep in semi-shade location till seedling is 3 -4 inchs, then transplant seedling or move your pot in Sunny location.