Onion White Lisbon (Organic Seeds)

Onion White Lisbon is a traditional (1787) and very popular variety of spring onion, which is suitable for growing in pots. It is very hardy and easy to grow, with little maintenance and very fast growing, we will have onions almost all year. Crispy skin and bright green succulent stems, has a mild flavour. The seeds of this variety we offer are Organic.

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Onion White Lisbon is a traditional (1787) and very popular variety of spring onion, which is suitable for growing in pots. It is very hardy and easy to grow, with little maintenance and very fast growing, we will have onions almost all year. Crispy skin and bright green succulent stems, has a mild flavour. The seeds of this variety we offer are Organic.

Sowing is from March to October, directly in the garden or in the final pots. Looking for an open, sunny place with good drainage. Plant the seeds to 10 cm apart, in rows and 1,5 cm deep, the rows are spaced 30 cm apart. Seeds germinate in any climate but will do faster with higher temperatures. Sow every 3 weeks and have a continuous culture. The only maintenance is to keep them well watered especially in dry seasons, and take the weeds off around. You will get onions in 60 days, it are perfectly preserved in the refrigerator for several days.

Onion White Lisbon is the classic onion to add flavour to salads. A part of this traditional use; raw, onions are used mixed with ginger in many Chinese and Japanese dishes and to add flavour in creams, sauces, soups, etc.

Onions are one of the oldest medicine in the world. The first mention we have of them is in the First Dynasty of Ancient Egypt (3200 BC). It have antibacterial, antiseptic and anti-asthmatic properties, besides contributing to the reduction of blood pressure and cholesterol.
 
We can plant with cabbage, lettuce, cucumber, beet, carrot, celery, parsley, chamomile and tomato. But it is not advisable to have it near the alfalfa, beans and peas.
They help deter most insects, including: aphids, mosquitoes, flies carrot and tomato pests. They are also useful in fighting, moles, mice, slugs and beetles.

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Onion White Lisbon (Organic Seeds)

Onion White Lisbon (Organic Seeds)

Onion White Lisbon is a traditional (1787) and very popular variety of spring onion, which is suitable for growing in pots. It is very hardy and easy to grow, with little maintenance and very fast growing, we will have onions almost all year. Crispy skin and bright green succulent stems, has a mild flavour. The seeds of this variety we offer are Organic.

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