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Q.How, When And How Much Shallot Greens Can I Harvest?

Zone 04401 | thezef added on June 17, 2020 | Answered

hi! How should I harvest shallot greens? they are popping up despite very cold may here in june: how much can I cut off? down to near ground level? when (how early in year, how late) can I harvest greens? should I leave a certain portion uncut? thanks a million!

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Answered on June 18, 2020

You should strive to cut no more than 1/3 of the leaves from an individual bulb at one time. This way the plant has enough leaves to collect light.

Usually, you can start around the 30 day mark.

Here is an article for more information:


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