What are some good onion varieties for Iowa?


What are some good onion varieties for Iowa?


Suggested onion varieties for home gardens in Iowa include:

  • Copra’ (main season, yellow-brown skin, excellent storage)
  • ‘Candy’ (yellow-brown skin, globe-shaped, short term storage)
  • ‘Red Burgermaster’ (bright red, globe-shaped, good storage)
  • ‘Red Zeppelin’ (deep red, globe-shaped, excellent storage)
  • ‘Stuttgarter’ (flattened globes, light brown skin, excellent storage, from sets)
  • ‘Walla Walla Sweet’ (late season, yellow-brown skin, short-term storage)

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