Onion
Allium cepa 'White Granex'

Family: Alliaceae
Genus: Allium (AL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: cepa (KEP-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: White Granex
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Category:

Vegetables

Foliage Color:

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Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Augusta, Georgia

Mitchell, Indiana

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 16, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A white short day hybrid from Golden Valley. It is a white version of the famous Yellow Granex hybrid, that started the Vidalia onion craze. Growth pattern, size, and maturity is basicly the same. Plants are sold here by Bonnnie as Texas Sweets.