Chives produce a light purple flower which can be used in salads along with the green stalks. 

Onions and garlic need 10 to 12 hours of light, regular water and sometimes light fertilization.


By Sharon McCray

“Don’t cry for me, Sweet Vidalia.”  Sorry, I just couldn’t resist. Yes, it is finally time to get those onions and garlic in the ground, and Vidalia’s are my personal favorite.  Gardening-wise, there are two varieties of onions, long and short day. The planting cutoff point between the two varieties is San Francisco so my focu