Alliums

Tozer Seeds are continuing to develop new salad onion varieties. Our Allium cepa varieties; Eiffel, and Ramrod are market leaders. They offer growers consistent and reliable crops. We are also one of the few breeding companies to have developed a successful A. cepa x A. fistulosum variety.
  • This is an attractive and versatile red skinned variety of salad onion. It has a mild flavour, crisp texture and peels easily. Apache has been developed with a vibrant colour to satisfy the market demand for a red salad onion. It is ideal for spring, summer and autumn production. . .
  • A white Lisbon salad onion type but with distinctive stiff upright leaves which shed water very effectively. This makes Eiffel less susceptible to disease at difficult times of the season. It is slow to bulb, especially in the long days of summer. A very versatile variety, which although predominantly for spring and summer production, will overwinter with careful crop husbandry.…
  • Guardsman

    PRODUCT SHEET
    A very distinct and innovative variety from the Tozer Seeds breeding programme. Salad Onion Guardsman combines the non-bulbing qualities of A.fistulosum varieties and the reduced pungency qualities of A.cepa types. A vigorous root system helps to maintain the strong, upright, dark blue-green leaves which make this variety not only suitable for the summer cropping period but also ideal for autumn…
  • A distinct Tozer Seeds salad onion which proves itself in the marketplace. It is very versatile, being used for both spring and autumn production. Ramrod is also winter hardy, which makes it a good variety for drilling in the autumn. Additionally, it can be used for producing larger, bolder type salad onions, especially if overwintered and left to develop in…
  • Summer Island

    PRODUCT SHEET
    A Japanese salad onion selected by Tozer Seeds for summer and autumn production. Summer Island has a sweet flavour and lower pungency giving it more consumer appeal. It is a good green colour and has a very upright habit.