Transplanting Onions

I will confess that onions are one of my favorite crops (and foods). But they are also one of the crops that most shows how we need to understand the plants we are growing before we can grow them well. Onions are related (both in botanic and practical ways) to other bulbous plants, like Daffodils, Lilies, and other plants you may have bought (or traded for). If you look closely (the key to good gardening) you will see that storage organ (the bulb) is above the roots, and separated from them by a sort of “frontier” where one world meets another. Those two worlds are the above ground and the below ground, and their meeting point is the “crown” of …

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