Quickly in pictures... No point in over talking the pictures.
|The bunches at $3.50 per bunch|
|Soak them for 15-30 minutes. It makes pulling them apart easier.|
And it prepares the roots for planting.
|The planting area is visible & it is about 12-15 inches wide.|
The whole bed has been amended to make the bulb growth easy.
|Separate the bunch into large and small piles. These are red onions.|
|The area was filled with composted manure and humus.|
I mixed it into the top 4-6 inches of soil.
This is to allow the bulb easy expansion during growth.
|Poke holes about 2 inches deeps. I spaced them about 3 inches apart|
in groups of three. You harvest the middle row first to let the others grow.
Plant them to a depth a bit below my finger tips.
|Give them a little tug up to settle air pockets.|
Plant them this way if you want larger full grown onions.