In the South, summer days don’t vary as much in length from winter ones. This region includes Zones 7 and warmer. If you garden in this area, grow short-day onions. Onions form bulbs in response to day length. Short-day onions need 10 hours of daylight.
The solid, flat bulbs of the Red Creole Onion has a spicy, red flesh that makes it a good cooking onion and is also great raw in salads.
The delicious Red Grano Onion is perfect for salads or hamburgers and is resistant to pink root and has a mid-range storage period.