The. Long red Florence is a very rare hard to find onion from Italy it's all heirloom onion seed from the 1800s this like every seed we carry is nongmoand ready to grow this is a long day or day-neutral onion will overwinter in zones 6b and above.
basic growing guidelines allow 7 to 10 days for germination don't over seed. Allow for the bulbs to form. You can get shallots in 50 or 60 days but 75 to 85 days for great big long 4 to 6 inch bulbs about 1 or2 inches wide. we recommend drying out in the sun for a few days. To make for longer storage
The long red Florence has a mild not overpowering wonderful flavor as well as very eye catching colorful slices
We also recommend succession planting so you can have some from spring to fall