Jan White wrote:...many desert plants can withstand quite cold temperatures as long as they're dry. Maybe the mulch was detrimental to the onions.
Jan White wrote:I don't know anything about I'itois...
Thomas Dean wrote:I am also following up with a friend to get what might be some type of perennial onion... she has "green onions" in a patch that keeps coming back. She got the start from her mother-in-law (Vietnamese?) who has kept a patch for more than a decade. I'm wondering if they are some type of shallot?
Thomas Dean wrote:I'm sort of kicking myself for ordering the onions sets that I did... before looking harder for a local source... but I guess that will give me more things to try.
Cathy James wrote:
Also, it's not too late to dig up your bulbils, break them apart, and replant farther apart. Trust me, each one of those little bulbils will turn into a huge plant.