Growing Onion

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11 May 20 Caswell Tlali (South Africa - Summer rainfall climate)
What will happen to my onion if I plant it in August in Lesotho (particularly along Caledon)? I am in Berea district in Lesotho. My fields are on the bank of Caledon River.
22 May 20 Anonymous (South Africa - Summer rainfall climate)
Gardenate suggests you plant Feb to April. Try planting it in August and it probably won't even germinate. Most plants have a defined time of the year to grow in a particular climate zone.
12 May 20 Anon (South Africa - Semi-arid climate)
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