The classic export bulb, and also highly valued on national market as its keeps very well and for its size. Hard, spherical bulbs, well – shaped and sweet tasting. Straw – coloured, copper – toned the outer skin and whitish the inner coats. How to grow: Sow in seedbeds from August to September according to climate. When plants are pencil – thick, transplant to a distance of 40 x 15 cm. Harvest: Bulbs can be harvested in September – October.