My tops are beginning to flop. On my onions, that is. So it is getting close to the harvest. In fact just about all of my storage crops are about ready.
Potatoes, garlic and onions: these tree vegetables are staples worldwide partly because of their versatility and partly because of their storage-ability.
Late July and August is when our spring-planted onions, garlic and potatoes reach maturity and are ready for harvest.