onion tops falling over

ristau5741(6)June 29, 2006

my onions are falling over a bit premature,

I planted starts mid april here in MD, and it's been about 2 months and the tops are falling over, onions are golf ball sized.

do I need help, or harvest?

thanks.

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paquebot(Z-4b WI)

There's nothing that you can do about it once they flop. At that point, usually it's "what you see is what you get". They may have missed a watering at an important point of growth or ran out of nutrients. My own white onions from sets began flopping a week or so ago, much to my disappointment. I expected much more growth than what is apparent. However, most of the yellow plants are still erect.

Martin

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