L’Oignon Rosé de Roscoff

For ages I’ve wanted to try growing the marvellous pink French onion ‘rosé de Roscoff’, aka Keravel; the sort Onion Johnnies used to bring to the UK on bikes and old Citroëns. I managed to find seed on a French website a couple of years ago but they didn’t do well. So this year I became obsessive and finally triumphed in finding onion sets by googling en français and a neat little packet duly arrived from La Bonne Graine in Anjou. They’re now planted in a sunny bed and I do hope they like it there.

About Ruth Paris

Leadership & executive coach, based near Farnham, Surrey, UK. Love my garden and organic allotment / potager.
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1 Response to L’Oignon Rosé de Roscoff

  1. mrsdanni says:

    One of the greatest things about growing your own food from seed, is the ability to find lots of interesting varieties. Good luck with those onions! 🙂


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