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How to Inspect & Plant Shallots for an Early Harvest

You can achieve an early harvest of shallots by planting bulbs into pots and keeping them in the greenhouse until the warmer days of Spring arrive.

Before planting, inspect the bulbs to make sure they are disease free and solid to use. It is thought that shallots originated in Asia.

For further information about Shallots, check out http://thehortchannel.com/growing_guide/growing-shallots/

About Sean James Cameron

Based in London, Sean has been gardening since being a teenager. Although vegetables and fruit is the main passion, there is also room for flowers.

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