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Mill Creek Onion Market Size
Germination days: 12
Grow days: 115
Place of origin: Northern California
Planting depth: 0.25"
Spacing: 4.0"
Seeds per pound: 112000
Seeds per Ounce: 7000
When to plant: Spring, Fall
How to grow: Start seeds in flats early in the season; typically at least 2 months before last frost. Transplant seedlings 4" apart. Will grow best in a fairly rich, light loam with plenty of organic matter (compost, etc). Soil must be kept moist and keep well-weeded. This onion grows to a large size. Matures in about 14-17 weeks. When tops start to yellow, cease watering. Harvest when tops are dead, and cure in a shady airy place for 2 weeks before storing.
1700 True Breeding Seeds