Plant these interesting, easy-care fall perennial onions and shallots and bulbing leeks in the fall to ensure a bountiful supply for years to come.
Clockwise From Top: Shallots, a form o multiplying onion, are favored by chefs for their distinctive flavor, described as a blend of onion and garlic; a harvest of Japanese multiplier 'Swensen's Small'; 'Yellow' potato onions grow in a distinctive pattern.
Planting fall perennial onions reaps the rewards of years of good crops. These Egyptian or walking onions produce bulblets at the tops of tall stems each spring.
Perlzwiebel, also called Portuguese onion, is a kind of bulbing leek.