Sowing Onion Seed........

gltrap54December 18, 2012

Relatively new to starting onion plants from seed & was wondering when to sow my seeds for a planting date of around St Patty's Day......

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digdirt2(6b-7a No.Cent. AR HZ8 Sun-35)

Any time now. I started the short day varieties 2 weeks back and I'll start seeding the intermediate day varieties in the greenhouse next week. But then I will also be transplanting outside much earlier than you plan to - early to mid-February as soon as the ground is dry enough to work. At my latitude I need as many days of 12+ hours of sunlight as possible for big bulbs.

Dave

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gltrap54

Thanks Dave! You still da man!

    Bookmark   December 20, 2012 at 3:57PM
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