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    Growing Shallots in the Southern Plains

    Shallots (Allium cepa var. aggregatum and cvs.) are expensive to purchase in the store, which is one reason I like to grow my own. A member of the allium or…

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    Plant Shallots in Fall to Enjoy Next Spring

    While you’re planting flower bulbs for springtime color, why not add a few shallot bulbs to the mix? Each bulb you plant will grow clusters of shallots as your fall-planting…

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    Bringing in the Alliums

    Right now, we are rich in alliums. In the past few weeks, we have been curing the alliums--garlic, onions and shallots--which we harvested about three weeks or so ago. It…

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    Cultivating the Alliums: From Mild to Wild

    Though spring has sprung, it's not too late to plant some allium plants in your garden. Here is a basic guide of what to grow and how to prepare the…

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    How to Grow Shallots

    Shallots are an elegant addition to dressings, sauces, and sautés. If you choose a suitable variety, you'll be able to grow enough of this delicacy for a year-round supply.