Winter Onion

Growing of winter onionA cold-resistant plant is winter onion. He tolerates a low temperature easily enough. Frosts up to -NNUMXС it can withstand without snow cover. With a snow cover, it can withstand -15С. Landing of this onion is made in October-November, and collection for 23 months earlier than at the spring landing. This is its appeal. Speaking about winter onions, note that this onion is a short day. It can grow on soils of different types with good aeration. The winter onion is allocated with its large size, and the yield can reach 2-250 kg with 350 hundred parts.

The following advantages of winter onion can be distinguished:

- in the second half of May, you can harvest, and this is 2 months earlier than when sowing in the spring;

- up to 350 kg / weaving can yield the productivity of winter onions provided a good wintering;

- There is no need to store small onions;

- plants have a strong root system, bulbs of large size;

- plants are resistant to disease and arming.

Growing of winter onion

Any additional tricks for growing winter onions are not required. Perform all the same work as when growing spring onions. It is preferable to refuel manure before landing. Other onion should not grow in the garden on which winter onion is planned to be planted for at least 3-4 years. Potatoes, beans, parsley, celery are undesirable predecessors for winter onions.

Beets, legumes, tomato, carrots, as well as cucumber, lettuce, any cabbage are the best predecessors for planting winter onions.

In the process of planting winter onions there is a slight difference - for its cultivation, nitrogen fertilizers will be required in large quantities. Since the soil is cold and the plants will experience some hunger, then a hundred pounds of urea will go on the order of 3 kg. Before planting, apply 1 / 3 dose, and in the spring in two doses 2 / 3 dose. At the beginning of the vegetation, the first portion should be used. As for the second, it is introduced through 2-3 weeks. In less quantity, the remaining fertilizers will be needed: a week before the planting, superphosphate is applied (1 kg per hundred square). In addition, before planting or loosening, 2-2,5 kg of potassium chloride is applied. Better doses of phosphorus help to overwinter the plantings.

Timing of sowing.

10-25 August - the optimal time for sowing black cherry. For Seva, the best time is October-November.

You can cover the onion for 1 day before frost in small areas. In order not to create a greenhouse effect, this is not required before. Shelter should be removed when the onion goes into growth.

With the onset of spring, we will have to do only watering, to do the loosening of rows and the destruction of weeds. Of great importance is loosening, because thanks to it, the growth and development of crops is markedly accelerated.

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