Pink Diamond F1 Hybrid is a unique yellow-pink skinned onion with pink flesh. It is a very early, sweet, Grano type. The bulbs are medium to large depending on planting density. After harvest, cure in open sheds with temperatures of 75-90ºF for the best development of pink coloring. Well cured bulbs will store up to 4 months. Plant late in the season in southern states, after October 15th. It also grows well in tropical areas. Minimal tolerance to PR.
9,000 seeds/oz.; 3-4 lbs./acre; 10 days, 70°F.
Short-Day onions are onions that require 10-12 hrs of daylight. Short day onions are recommended for southern states.
Sow directly in the field or early in containers. Cut plants back by half if they stretch in containers. Allium cepa unless otherwise noted.