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Onion
Allium cepa 'Red Zeppelin'

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

Vegetables

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

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Macy, Indiana

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Sep 16, 2009, TBGDN from (Zone 5a) wrote:

This is my first year with Red Zeppelins. I only planted one bunch, but I'm sure that will be plenty. Quality is good; taste is crisp & just spicey enough. Good in salads and on burgers. Easily grown. Harvested September 10, 2009.

Neutral

On Sep 9, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 110 day red onion. Long day with 6 months storage potential.