New OSU FactSheet on Growing Onions

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Did you know that the common onion (Allium cepa) is the most popular vegetable in Ohio home gardens? Onions are known to be adaptable, which helps onions to be grown in various regions and zones. Sabrina Schirtzinger, Extension Educator in Knox County, recently authored OSU FactSheet, HYG-1616, Growing Onions in the Garden. 


FactSheet highlights include:


  • Site Selection
  • Suggested Cultivars
  • Planting
  • Fertilizing
  • Pest Management
  • Harvesting and Storage


Check out the FactSheet and begin planning what onions will be growing in your garden next season!