Onions
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Onions

Zone Sacramento, CA 95828 Zone9 | wickstrum added on April 30, 2017 | Answered

I have grown onions before but it's been a while. I'm use to stopping all water in April they when they are turning brown I pushed the tops down on top of the plants, I've always harvested in June. The question is we had late rains so everything got a lot of water so I couldn't stop the watering because of Mother Nature. My onions don't seem to be forming the bulb yet what have I done wrong or how do I save my onions? Thanks Lyla Wickstrum(Sacramento) [email protected]

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    DLarum
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    Answered on May 2, 2017

    The problem is most likely due to all the rain and irregular weather but this article may help:
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/onion/onion-bulb-formation.htm

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