Would Like to Grow a Sweet Onion

gabrielle2005February 23, 2007

Hello!

I'm trying to think ahead for gardening this spring. Has anyone had any success with growing a sweet onion here in Minnesota? If so, what variety, and did you use sets, transplants, or seeds?

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hostaholic2 z 4, MN

I've had good success with both Walla Wallas, and Candy. I always start with plants. I usually order from Dixondale Farms. Several of my friends get together on 1 order to take advantage of their quanity discounts. Neither of those is a long term storage onion.

    Bookmark   February 25, 2007 at 4:29PM
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gabrielle2005

Thank you so much for the advice and the website! I'm very impressed with the prices from Dixondale Farms. Thanks!

    Bookmark   February 27, 2007 at 8:47AM
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hostaholic2 z 4, MN

Good luck with your onions.

    Bookmark   February 28, 2007 at 7:39AM
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