Spring planting French Gray SHallots?

mabeldingeldine_gwApril 25, 2013

I did not get my French Gray Shallots (Allium oschaninii) planted last fall. Is it worth planting my remaining shallots to maintain my seed supply? They are delicious and I am hooked!

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planatus(6)

Yes, I would plant them. They will divide but won't be as big as usual.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2013 at 8:56AM
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wolverine1012

On a lark I bought some off a discount table last summer-long after they should have been planted. We planted them out and let them overwinter, even transplanting them this spring. They seem to be doing well. At least I appear to have saved the seed.

    Bookmark   April 26, 2013 at 8:53PM
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Masbustelo

If you don't plant them now, none will survive until fall.

    Bookmark   April 28, 2013 at 2:16AM
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