What's a good onion book?

catherinet(5 IN)July 4, 2006

Hi all,

Was wondering if any of you have come acrossed a really good book on onions? Thanks

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
gardenlad(6b KY)

Unfortunately, there aren't too many out there to begin with. At least not on a popular (as opposed to technical) level.

About the best of them is Marian Coonse's "Onions, Leeks, & Garlic." And, despite my use of the word "best," it has some serious flaws and errors.

I've always found the members of this forum to provide the information I need. Certainly their experiences are more reliable than _any_ book or document I've read.

    Bookmark   July 5, 2006 at 9:08AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
catherinet(5 IN)

Thanks Gardenlad,
I think I tend to agree with you, that this place is better than any book out there!

    Bookmark   July 5, 2006 at 3:19PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Potato onion's free/trade
Hello I have some small left over sets I will not be...
Potassium for Root Development
When planting your fall garlic, what source of potassium...
Do oriental alliums (globe master, etc) have flimsy leaves?
it has been raining pretty good and none of my other...
Do you soak your garlic before planting?
Was wonering how many do the overnight soak treatment...
Why do you grow walking (top setting) onions?
I have grown them on and off over the years. IMHO They...
wertach zone 7-B SC
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™