150 Tips: Growing Onions, Celery and Leeks in the North

Nothing rounds out the flavor of a soup or stew like onions, celery and leeks. Northern gardeners have always grown these flavorful crops, which have long growing seasons, using a number of tips and tricks. Here are five from the archives of MSHS and its gardening publications. Buy onion sets to save trouble. In a…

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Plant Onion Seeds Now

With the winds whipping and a high forecast in the below zeroes again, it may seem like spring and your vegetable garden are far, far away. But actually, late January and early February are a great time to start seeds indoors – onion seeds. Onions require a long growing season, especially those that form big…

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