'Cure' onions and shallots for storage

15th September 2021

'Cure' onions for storage

Once you have lifted onions, the skins and foliage need to dry off completely to 'cure' the bulbs for storage; the same thing applies to shallots (pictured here) and garlic. Space them out in trays, on racks or greenhouse staging until the outer skins are papery and the roots have shrivelled.

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