Red Beard Bunching Onion Seeds


  • Cut and come again variety.
  • Fast & easy to grow.
  • Also known as scallions or shallots.
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Red Beard Bunching Onion Seeds – Bulk & Heirloom

Red Beard is a bunching onion variety that grows up to 60 cm. The striking red stalks make this variety a popular choice for market gardeners and home growers.

  • Mild onion flavour.
  • Fast growing & hardy variety.
  • Grow during cooler months and the stalks will become a brighter red colour.
  • Add to stir fries, stews, and cooked dishes.

Growing Instructions

Row Spacing

30 cm apart

Plant Spacing

3 - 5 cm

Sowing Depth

0.5 cm

Germination Soil Temperature


Germination Days

7 - 10 days

Days to Maturity

60 days.

Planting Season

Plant in Autumn, Winter, Spring. 


Full sun Keep soil moist and well drained.

Life Cycle

Hardy Annual 

Seed Germination Guarantee

Seed Guarantee

Seedmart Australia guarantees satisfactory germination rates for up to 3 months, after date of purchase. We offer a money back guarantee (or replacement) for seeds that have been stored correctly. To maintain the viability of your seeds, please store them in a cool, dry place. It is recommended that you store your seeds in an airtight container in your fridge.

Product Specifications

  • Botanical name: Allium fistulosum.
  • Non-GMO.
  • No chemical treatment.
  • Open pollinated, non-hybrid.
  • Heirloom variety: Red Beard.
  • Seeds per gram: approx. 500.
  • We do not ship to WA or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.