Onions

Growing Onions


tdm57 added on March 4, 2014 | Answered

My grandson brought to me a store bought onion that was starting to sprout, that he put into water. Can you plant this onion and will it produce more onions?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Heather
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on March 7, 2014

You can plant it, but it will not grow more onions. What it will do is grow and then flower. From those flowers, you can collect seeds that you can plant in your garden to grow more onions. Here is more information on growing onion seeds:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/onion/growing-onion-seed.htm

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Onions

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.