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Africa Red

Last update date: 
23.02.2021
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Onions

Color: 
Deep red
A short-day onion with uniform red coloured bulbs. The variety produces bulbs with a suitable flat globe shape and is suited for the fresh market.The variety is suitable for the fresh or processing market. This variety has very good pungency which influences the flavor making it suitable for salads as well as soups. The variety is well compacted and with closed narrow necks and hence able to keep well for up to 6 months
Yield 150 ton/ha
Size 3-6 cm diameter bulb (based on spacing)
Shape Globe
Shelf life Up to 6 months

Bolting Tolerance

High

Sprouting

Does not sprout