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Q.Growing Onions

beggs added on June 5, 2011 | Answered

Should you turn down or twist off the onion stalks when they start to go to seed to make a bigger onion?

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Answered on June 8, 2011

You can just snip the onion flower bud off. This does the least amount of damage to the plant without affecting its ability to take in energy from the sun.

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