No products were found matching your selection.

Return To Shop → Add other products to your cart.



  • Seeds per Pack: 150

In stock

SKU: OC-W Categories: ,


Allium cepa

Cipollini Onion (chip-oh-Lee-nee) is a gourmet Italian onion that is incredibly sweet, the flavor is mild & well developed. These flat, button-shaped, white-skinned onions grow to between 2.5 & 7.5cm in diameter and about 2.5cm in depth, dependent upon how close together they are planted. Thin skinned, with bright white to translucent flesh, its high residual sugar level produces an onion with a very sweet yet mild flavor, ideal for roasting or caramelizing.

Rows should be about 30cm apart, or if planted in dense beds, 12.5cm apart in triangles for the best use of space. Thin or transplant seedlings as needed to open spacing or fill empty spots.


Germination Time (Days) 10 – 20
Harvest Time (Days) 160 – 230
Sowing Depth (mm) 5
Plant Spacing (cm) 5 – 10
Row Spacing (cm) 25 – 40
pH 6 – 7.5
Soil Temperature (°C)
Hardy / Frost Tender Hardy
Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings Sow Direct / Raise Seedlings
Seed Preparation