Question on red onions!

sunnyca_gwJune 8, 2011

I got a package of red onions & I have raised onions before but this time I am getting lots of little red onions just about a foot from top of plant. I've broken them off a couple of times & separated them & planted them. Is that how I should do it, I suppose I could bend the stem of onion over & put it in the ground & use a small rock to keep it it place. I only planted some little ones a couple of days ago, do you think they will grow., Is it best to take them off so bulb will develop better on the bottom. I usually have white, Spanish or Vidalia . Would be nice to have all these new starts coming along later! Thanks! I'm in So. Ca.

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bluebirdie(Z8 SF E Bay)

A walking red onion? Cool.

You may also want to try Vegetable Forum for this question.

    Bookmark   June 8, 2011 at 10:45AM
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loribee2(CA 9)

Are you sure they're not bunching onions?

    Bookmark   June 8, 2011 at 1:48PM
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sunnyca_gw

Thanks! I'll try veggie forum!

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 12:10AM
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