Released by the Texas Agricultural Experimental Station in 1944. A large globe shaped vidalia-type onion. Fine eating quality, nicely uniform with a white flesh. Not too pungent. A short-day variety, but works well as an indeterminate day variety. Companion plants include: beets, lettuce, tomatoes, strawberries, chamomile. Dislikes: peas, beans.
CULTURE: Prefers well-drained, rich soil, high in organic matter.
WATER: Water frequently, especially during dry spells.
SEED PRODUCTION: Harvest your bulbs and select the best for seed production. Replant in the fall or early spring with 8-12″ spacing.
SUGGESTED Individual Portion: 1 Teaspoon.