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Spring Onion Allium

How to sow spring onion: Direct seed or plant slips or sets

Sun requirement for spring onion: Plant in Full Sun

Spring Onion has been planted 17 times by Growstuff members.

Spring onions resemble scallions in appearance and flavor, but they are actually very young storage onions. Yellow, red, or white storage onions are pulled out of the ground before the standard harvest date, when their skins are still thin and they are mild in flavor. Their bulbs and greens can be eaten fresh or cooked.

photo of crop

Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

29 weeks

Height

30cm

Spread

8cm

Row Spacing

8cm

Companions

leek bell pepper beet

Photos

Spring onion crops

Spring onion plantings

scallions
scallions
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green onion flower
green onion flower
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2020-03-15_11-06-05
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Spring onion harvests

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Spring onion seeds

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2020-03-10_09-59-11
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Sunniness

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Harvested for

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Crop Map

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What people are saying about spring onions

Growing well and germinations

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How to grow spring onions

Grown for: stem (4) whole plant (1)


spring onion is a variety of onion

Scientific names

Allium

Alternate names

green onion
scallion
salad onion
table onion
green shallot
onion stick
long onion
baby onion
precious onion
yard onion
gibbon
syboe
scally onion

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