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Post  Inca Heat on 7/26/2010, 3:46 pm

Hello, I am in CT, looking to order Onion sets. Best place to get them from? Thanks

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Post  Odd Duck on 7/30/2010, 10:41 am

I don't have an answer for you but a suggestion to try posting in your regional forum. Maybe you can get info on a local resource. Otherwise, try looking on-line. Sorry I can't be more helpful, but I hate when someone gets no response at all and I didn't want to leave you hanging.

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Post  martha on 7/30/2010, 11:31 am

Inca - hang tight - I'll get back to you on this shortly!

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Post  camprn on 7/30/2010, 1:43 pm

You can probably get them at Agway or other local garden/grain store.

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Post  Retired Member 1 on 7/30/2010, 2:53 pm

I always get mine from either plant nurseries or the feedstore at the right planting time (which is Jan-Mar) here. Onions grow according to the length of days, so need to be planted at a time when the days are growing longer.

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Post  martha on 7/31/2010, 10:58 pm

Belfry - can you plant them in the fall to have the next spring? I was given leeks last year and they overwintered - obviously onions are related, but do they work the same way?

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Post  WardinWake on 7/31/2010, 11:13 pm

@Inca Heat wrote:Hello, I am in CT, looking to order Onion sets. Best place to get them from? Thanks

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I have the Territorial Seed Company Winter 2010 catalog. Listed for summer planting for a winter harvest are at least 8 types of onions, 29 types of garlic and 7 types of shallots. Looks good for planting now.

God Bless, Ward and Mary.


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