Allium that grew from unharvested onion sets

Apparently last year I missed harvesting some onions. This summer three alliums grew. I knew that allium is in the onion family but did not know this could happen.

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  • Angela DeLaughter
    on Jul 28, 2012

    Had the same thing happen, we cut the bloom and used them on the frount pourch they last a long time

  • Tanya P
    on Jul 29, 2012

    I had the same blossoms come this year from onions I planted in April. They are beautiful. I cut them and enjoyed them in my dining room for a couple weeks. Great info KMS. I plan on using these onions up first!!

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