United States Edition
JosephsGarden

JosephsGarden's Onion, Egyptian Walking x 100 Harvesting

Plant: Egyptian Walking Onion (Allium cepa var. profilerum) |

Growing in small out of the way patches all over the yard. I can start harvesting these a week after the winter snow-cover melts until mid May. Then in June the bulbils form on top which can be replanted to provide green onions for the rest of the summer. The flavor is robust but not burning.

Photos

Collections

Awards

Planting Data

Milestones

  • 05 May 2013
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3412

    Sending up a flower stalk, but they are still tender.

    6.0 x bunch

  • 05 Apr 2013
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3382

    First harvest of the Spring. Also the last harvest in the fall.

    1.0 x bunch

  • 05 Dec 2012
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3261

    My most consistent food plant. Produces even in winter.

    1.0 x item

  • 05 Aug 2012
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3139

    1.0 x bunch

  • 16 Jul 2012

    Transplanted day 3119

    Replanting the bed for next spring’s harvest.

  • 18 Jun 2012

    Flowering day 3091

    I am removing the bulbils of some flower stems hoping to encourage seed set. Edit: NO SEEDS PRODUCED.

  • 08 Jun 2012

    Bolting day 3081

    Lots of new bulbils. Almost ready for replanting.

  • 17 May 2012

    Harvesting day 3059

    Harvested once a week all spring. This is the last of the winter onions.

    6.0 x bunch

  • 17 Apr 2012

    Harvesting day 3029

    Still tasting great!

    8.0 x bunch

  • 10 Apr 2012

    Harvesting day 3022

    7.0 x bunch

  • 05 Apr 2012
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3017

    My second harvest of egyptian onions for the year.

    1.0 x bunch

  • 26 Mar 2012
    Harvesting

    Harvesting day 3007

    Harvested green onions to share with family and friends.

    6.0 x bunch

  • 05 Mar 2012
    Sprouting

    Sprouting day 2986 First Sprouts: Chives! Walking Onions...

  • 01 Jan 2004
    Sown

    Sown day 0

Join JosephsGarden on Folia!

Get your garden organized this year with Folia's free garden tracking software.
Sign up for an account today.

Comments

No comments yet!

Like to add a comment? You'll need to sign up for a free account, or log in if you're already a member.

Available for Swap!

Josephs Garden has marked this plant as available for swap. If you would like to set up a swap, send Josephs Garden a message or leave a comment below!

Onion, Egyptian Walking Links

Buzz

Apartment Therapy logo

Whether you're rocking a full-fledged veggie garden in the backyard, have a stellar natural landscape in place of the front lawn, or are coaxing edibles and bee-friendly varietals from random containers on the porch, this online garden journal is for you.

More buzz about us...

Latest Activity

Folia Badges and Widgets

Folia Blog Widgets

Want some super cool badges to stick on your blog? What about a funky widget that shows everyone what you are growing? Sounds like you need to get over to our Goodies page pronto!

Tour | About | Help & Support | Contact | Terms | Privacy | Community Guidelines | Goodies

Homegrown by Nic & Nath All photos and content © their respective owners.

Free Gardening database | Free garden organizer | Vegetable garden software | Mobile gardening app

Popular Plants: Tomato | Sweet pepper | Chili pepper | Basil | Bean | Carrot | Cucumber | Rose | Lettuce | Onion | Strawberry | Daylily | Spinach | Radish | Potato