Spring Onion

J F M A M J J A S O N D
1st Year
2nd Year

Height: 30cm. Position: Full Sun.Spacing: 10cm. Row Spacing: 25cm.

Type: Vegetable

Outdoor Sowing

Sow thinly in a prepared seed bed in rows 25cm apart. Cover lightly with 1.5cm of fine soil and firm gently. Keep moist. Seedlings usually appear in 14-21 days. For continuous crops sow every 2-3 weeks.

Growing On

No thinning is needed if sown thinly. Keep moist and weed free at all times. August to September sowings will be ready the following spring.

Harvesting

Harvest alternate onions, leaving others to become thicker.

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