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Texas Super Sweet Onion

Available Spring 2020

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Description

Considered to be one of the most flavorful onions on the planet. Can keep more than two months after harvest. Vigorous plant with high yields and good disease resistance. Developed by Texas A&M. Matures in 115 days. Open-pollinated. Short-day onion.

Characteristics

Fruit Color Yellow
Fruit Size Large
Ripens/Harvest 110 Days
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 5.5 - 6.8
Taste Spicy, Sweet
Texture Crisp, Crunchy
Years to Bear 1
Zone Range 3 - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 3 - 9
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Pollination

Pollination is not required for this variety.

This variety does not require pollination to produce a harvestable crop.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

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Questions & Answers

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
These are delicious onions - sweet, juicy and perfect for cooking with or eating raw. This is my third year to buy them. I love them.
Bonn M on Mar 15, 2019
These are the most delicious onions I have ever eaten.
Bonn M on Mar 23, 2018
These are delicious onions - sweet, juicy and perfect for cooking with or eating raw. This is my third year to buy them. I love them.
Bonn M on Mar 15, 2019
The best onion around, but then I am from Texas.
Vickie D on Feb 20, 2019
These are the most delicious onions I have ever eaten.
Bonn M on Mar 23, 2018
Sweet Onions tend to be expensive in the grocery, and onions are a natural pest repellent, so i wanted to try these. They did not disappoint, we have already consumed all of what we grew this year!
Jason L on Sep 1, 2017
I have had these type onions for last few years. very good
charles w on Feb 16, 2016
The best onion around, but then I am from Texas.
Vickie D on Feb 20, 2019
Sweet Onions tend to be expensive in the grocery, and onions are a natural pest repellent, so i wanted to try these. They did not disappoint, we have already consumed all of what we grew this year!
Jason L on Sep 1, 2017
Do you have a catalog?
Jerry on Feb 22, 2019
BEST ANSWER: We most certainly do! Just click on this link and you'll be redirected to a page where you can request one: //www.starkbros.com/about/request-a-catalog
Texas Super Sweet Onions, how much space do I need per package ? or how many plants are in a package?
David V on Apr 8, 2018
BEST ANSWER: There are 60 plants per package. You can space them closely (2-3" apart), then pull the green onions to thin them, or if you don't want green onions, plant them 6" apart.

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Texas Super Sweet
Absolutely delicious. If you like onions, you will love them. Starks came through on these!!
November 3, 2016
Purchased
over 4 years ago
Love them
They were very low maintenance and I cut and ate the tops 4-5 times before they dried up. Then I harvested the onion.
Very tasty!
August 15, 2016
Purchased
over 4 years ago
Great Onion
This was my first time planting onions in the garden, and they have not disappointed! Very versatile, great for eating raw on a burger or battering and deep frying (petal, bloomin', or onion ring style). These do not have a harsh or sharp raw onion taste either, much more mellow and sweet.
July 25, 2017
Purchased
over 2 years ago
Response from Stark Bro's
Thank you for the great review. Your planting success is important to us here at Stark Brothers.
July 25, 2017
TiffanyF Staff
Great
My second year growing these onions. I doubled the amount. These are the best. Sweet and tasty. No tears. Dehydrated some and everything was gone by October.
June 9, 2018
Purchased
over 2 years ago