Onions, Leeks & Garlic
ONION: NEW ZEALAND CREAM GOLD / PUKEKOHE LONGKEEPER
Suitable for cooler areas.
Pungent variety & long storer – 6-8 months!
Keep well-watered & weeded as they do not like competition.
14 – 21 days to germination. Also known as Pukekohe Longkeeper.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: FEB – OCT
Temperate: FEB – SEP
Sub – Tropical: FEB – JUL
Tropical: FEB – JUN
Arid: MAR – AUG
PH 6.5 – 7.0
Direct sow or seedling tray 1-2cm deep and keep moist.
Transplant at 12 weeks trimming the tops back or thin to 10cm.
Plant out with less than 1cm deep.
Avoid fresh manures.
DAYS TO HARVEST
195 – 225 Days
APPROX 200 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN