Onions are a frequent ingredient in many dishes. Many people love to feast on this vegetable. In this regard, gardeners are trying to multiply and save the crop of this vegetable culture. In the process of growing sometimes this situation arises - plant goes to the arrow .This article is intended to explain why the bow goes to the arrow and what to do about it.
Table of contents
- What is an arrow, why does it appear, why is it dangerous for a bow?
- Why the arrow: the main reasons
- Seeds were not properly stored
- Planting dimensions( sets)
- Planting dates
- How to prevent
- arrowhead What should be done to prevent the bow from going to the arrow?
What is an arrow, why does it appear, how is it dangerous for a bow?
Do not think if the plant has started to break down, eat onions excluded.
The danger arises when arrows appear only for the varieties from which the bulbs are made. Therefore, when grown onions, all methods prevent the appearance of arrows .
The problem is that bulbs that have started to shoot, to keep for a long time is prohibited. To avoid decay, you need to eat it as soon as possible. It should be before the second month of winter.
The plant has begun to break down - wait for the bad crop .The size of such bulbs will be small: the vegetable crop will spend half of its strength on the flowering process, and the development of the bulb will be delayed.
Why do the arrows: the main causes
Consider the reasons causing .This vegetable crop can go to the arrow, if wrong:
- seeds were stored;
- planting material had an incorrect size;
- when landing is not met deadlines.
Let us examine the reasons separately, find out how to protect yourself from shooting, and what actions to take if it started.
Why the bow from the sevion and what to do:
The seeds were not properly stored
It is important to store the material used for planting at temperatures close to zero. So you will avoid strelkovaniya.
There is no certain temperature for storing seeds. But the turnip will not grow from seed in the first year. First, 12 months is needed for growing seed.
In the winter season, store in the basement. Then you can sit on the turnip. With all the varieties of this crop so, except for the hybrid, allowing for 12 months to grow high-grade vegetables.
The humidity level should be controlled by .If there is dampness in the basement, sevok will sprout.
Therefore, after disembarking on a bed, a vegetable crop will definitely shoot out, since the material for planting has already been sprouted.
Planting material dimensions( sets)
Often, they do not give importance to the size of the material for planting. Before landing , it is important to sort the seed by size of .
Planting material can be divided into three groups:
- bulb size of about or less than 10 mm - sevke;
- bulb size within 10 mm - 30 mm - the average fraction of the material for planting;
- bulbs larger than 30 mm - a large fraction of the material for planting.
Using the planting material of the first and second groups, gardeners usually never encounter the problem of marksmanship.
. Landing dates.
There are no exact dates when to start planting onions. Planting sevok need in a warm land , then you will avoid shooting. But do not rush to do it.
Because if planted early, the bulb can go to the arrow .If you plant too late, you will not get a normal turnip.
How to prevent skidding
Avoid shooting vegetables can be when planting for the winter .Where winter is warm, such a landing is recommended. However, in areas with frosty winters, another landing method should be used.
Select small and medium onions, set aside large ones. It can be used to grow green onions, but if the goal is onions, then apply sevok.
You can warm up using the battery, but first lay out the material on a wooden tray.
If the seed was purchased, then it must be processed by , it is unlikely it will go to the arrow. You can process the seeds yourself using potassium permanganate solution.
What should I do to prevent the bow from going into the arrow?
If a branding problem has occurred, remove the peduncle with trimming. Perhaps the bulb will be large.
Trim the peduncle close to the neck. When the arrows appear, they will appear again and after trimming. Watch carefully. Immediately get rid of flower stalks.
The difficulty caused by marksmanship is inherent in certain varieties of onions. For example, shallot varieties onions do not face the same problem .
When purchasing plant seeds, ask questions to sellers who will answer the question of which hybrid varieties are best to use in this climate.
Vegetables that have been growing for many years do not give turnips, but you can get excellent greens. The plant necessarily starts to shoot a gun.
Need care for this vegetable crop. Cut the flower stalks from the bunch .Reappeared? Trim them again. Do not wait for the roughening of the peduncle, after the greens will be so juicy.
Observing the listed conditions, the vegetable culture will be barred. But if it happened to the plants, put off the panic, nor get rid of them.
The situation can be improved by taking decisive action. The harvest will be saved! In addition, flower stalks are perfect for light salads.
Onion shooters are excellent for preserving .Dishes with onion feathers acquire an unusual taste. Food is not an option? You can use the peduncles as a fertilizer.
What can be cooked from onion arrows: