How Do Onions Reproduce?

How Do Onions Reproduce

Onion, also called common onion or bulb onion belongs to the genus allium and is one of the most widely cultivated vegetables on the planet. Though you can’t imagine cooking without onions, have you ever stopped to wonder where an onion comes from? How do onions reproduce?  Continue reading, and you’ll learn all about how …

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Do Onions Grow Underground

Do Onions Grow Underground

Before growing onions, a common question that might pop in your mind is do onions grow underground or above the ground? Is it a root vegetable like carrots, beets, and radishes or is it an above-ground vegetable like tomatoes, peas, pepper, and squashes? The question isn’t a simple one. Onions produce edible parts both above …

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6 Onion Plant Diseases And How To Prevent Them

onion plant diseases

Onion is a herbaceous biennial grown for its edible bulb. They’re one of the most commonly cultivated vegetables since they are so important in culinary use in almost every culture. While there aren’t many pests that will bother your onion crop since their pungency naturally deters insects, there are some diseases that you should keep …

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7 Herbs That Grow In Clay Soil

Herbs That Grow In Clay Soil

While herbs grow well in poor soil, hard clay isn’t the best choice for most varieties. This is because though herbs will grow well even if the soil is deficient in ingredients, good drainage is important. Clay soil doesn’t drain well and retains water for a long time. Rosemary, in particular, dies easily with “wet …

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7 Epic Giant Onion Varieties – Grow To Wow!

Giant Onion Varieties

The best part about growing onions is that you can explore new varieties, with unique flavors and versatile uses each season. There are some varieties that will produce the most impressive bulbs, big enough to brag about among friends and neighbors.  Top 7 Giant Onion Varieties Here’s a list of giant onion varieties to grow …

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