when to lift yellow onions

mary flood asked 11 years ago

Please advise when do you lift yellow onions?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
If you mean August sown or autumn sets of Japanese onion, such as ‘Senshyu’, these are lifted in June or July, when the tops flop over and begin to turn yellow.

They can be used before this whent hey have made sufficent size to use, and while they are still green on top.