Flintshire, United Kingdom
growing onion sets ?? 15yrs ago i grew onion sets on a friends garden,his land was well manured and cultivated,my onions grew huge!! now 15 yrs on have moved i have 2 plots 15ft by 4ft,well manured with homemade compost,horse manure and most ferilizers,but onions only grow to golf or tennis ball size,mainly golf ball size,why,why ??? so was told by expert when i buy them in jan/feb grow them on in 3" pots and plant out april/may,but still the same i have bought £1 and £3.99 sets and all the same red barron do nothing!! what more can i do? all my other veg grow well in these areas,what more can i do,so need help for next yr...what next ??? regards everone mike.
- 23 Jul, 2011