Can I simply plant onion seeds (bulbs) and seed potatoes deep in the ground and expect them to grow?

Answer The potatoes need to be mulched, and there are two ways to do it. This link will give you great info on both.…Onions: Onions are really easy to grow. A... Read More »

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How deep do i plant onion bulbs?

Plant green onion bulbs and scallions in the early spring, at 1 to 1 1/2 inches deep, and then harvest them when the tops are 10 inches tall or more. Plant larger cooking onion bulbs at 1/2 to 1 in... Read More »

How deep do you plant onion bulbs?

Plant all onion bulbs 1-inch deep in the spring. Plant green onions close enough that they almost touch. Plant other types of onions 2 inches apart. As this cool-season vegetable grows, harvest eve... Read More »

Can I grow seed potatoes from store bought potatoes?

It may be possible to grow seed potatoes from store bought potatoes but it is not recommended. Store bought potatoes are often treated with chemicals to keep them from sprouting. It is best to grow... Read More »

How long before seed potatoes come out of the ground?

Plant seed potatoes in early spring, once soil reaches 40 degrees F. Sprouts appear above-ground approximately 14 to 28 days after planting, depending on the temperature of the soil. Dig up late su... Read More »