B and T World Seeds' reference number:
|Type of plant - annual
Spring, late Summer - Autumn production, Winter hardy
|Allium cepa Ramrod salad onion organic sales history
Common names for Allium cepa Ramrod salad onion organic:
|Salad Onion Ramrod, Lisbon type,|
Allium cepa Ramrod salad onion organic
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|83||: Vegetable Seed List|
|148||: Organic Seeds from Certified Sources|
|Organic farming/gardening should "preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community".|
|160||: Salad Vegetable Seed List|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
|946||: Diabetes, Plants for treating diabetes|
|This list has been put together mostly from scientific experiments published on the internet.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Allium cepa Ramrod salad onion organic seeds will usually germinate in 30-365 days.
Allium cepa Ramrod salad onion organic seeds need to be "overwintered" before they will germinate.
Stratification; cold treatment or vernalization. Seeds of some species need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
Place in fridge for 4 weeks.