Allium cepa green onion

Bunching Onion, Scallions

Easy to grow, edible members of this diverse family include Onions, Garlic, Shallots, Leeks, Green Onions and Chives. Leaves grow best in cool weather and moist soil. Mature Onions, Garlic and Shallots form bulbs in summer. Feed early in growing season with low nitrogen, high potassium and phosphorus fertilizers. Slower grown from seed, but you will get a larger crop and more varieties to choose from. Easiest to grow from small bulbs called sets. In mild winter areas, plant in fall. Elsewhere, plant in earliest spring. Store Garlic bulbs and Onions in a cool, dry, airy place out of direct light.
Allium cepa green onion, Bunching Onion, Scallions
Green Onions have mild-flavored stems and do not form bulbs. Harvest from spring to fall, and through winter in mild climates. Early harvesting yields mild flavor.

Attributes - Allium cepa green onion

Plant Type: Biennial

Bloom Season: Early Summer through Mid Summer

Flower Color: Purple, White

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 1 ft. to 1 ft. 2 in.

Width: 1 ft. 6 in.

Sunlight: Full Sun

Notes: Edible. Susceptible to Aphids, Caterpillars, Fusarium Wilt, Powdery Mildew, Root Rot, Thrips.

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