The excellent high- yielding heirloom red variety producing bulbs of medium to large size, ideally globe-shaped with a very smooth glossy surface, very small neck and remarkably beautiful purplish-red color. The flesh is white, tinged with light purple, mild, very fine-grained and tender”.
Southport Red Globe Onion is best known for its storage abilities. They are also known for their firm flesh which carries more resistance to fusarium and other diseases. Onions are also deer resistant which makes them a great border plant in the garden.