Planting onion harvest

L’onion, that’it is white, red or yellow is a former bulbous plant, easy to grow.

Planting or sowing to harvest, the’interview should not be a problem for you.

In short, that’you should know:

Name : Allium cepa
Family : Lily
Type : Vivace, bisanuelle

: 80 to 100 cm
Exposure : Sunlight
Ground : Light, drained

: April to September

  • Health: benefits and virtues of’onion

Seeding and planting of’onion:

Two solutions s’available to you, the seedlings’onions and planting bulbs. Planting bulbs of’Onion is the solution simplest and least risk for beautiful onions quickly.

  • Sowing seeds nursery at the end of’Winter up’early spring. Arguably sowing s’performed from February to April.
  • Planting bulbs’onions in the same period by respecting a depth’about 3 times the size of the bulb. Spacing d’about 10 to 15 cm

Onions Harvest:

Planting onion harvestVarieties’summer:

The white onions are harvested earlier, usually from May because they must be harvested before full maturation.

We can pull them as and when required or expected that’they are mature.

In this case, it will ressuyer the few days on the ground, c’ie let them dry in the sun by protecting the’humidity.

Onions d’was happy to be eaten raw in salads or to accompany a marinade.

Winter varieties:

For varieties’winter, pull the onions when the foliage has dried and, as for the varieties’winter r√©ssuyez few days in the sun.

Keep to’sheltered from’dry in a cool and airy.

Namely on’onion:

Is consumed primarily yellow, but’onion can also be white (see above photo) or red.

The flavors are so different, sweeter for red (jam’onion) and ideal in salads or candied for whites.

The yellow s’use in the majority of dishes made of’onion.

Malignant Council about the’onion:

Planting onion harvestAvoid overly rich soil, no nutritional value n’is necessary.

Also know that for good conservation,’yellow onion is best suited.