Mini Onion Purplette
|When to sow||Spring / Autumn Sowing|
|Germination||Easy (10-14 days)|
The first ever purple-red skinned mini onion. Not just a pretty colour, Purplette is a quick growing, very tasty onion which can be harvested as spring onions with purple pearl ends or later as cocktail or pickling onions. Cooked or pickled they turn an attractive pastel pink colour.
When to sow:
Can be grown at any time of the year. Sow every 3 weeks for continuous supply.