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Onions are food items grown at level 5 Farming, taking 40 minutes to grow and granting 10.5 experience upon harvesting or health checking. Farmers will look after your onion patch if you pay them 1 sack of potatoes. A flower patch of marigolds also provides protection. Onions can be stored in sacks. When eaten, some text appears saying "It's always sad to see a grown man/woman cry".

They can be found or bought in several locations:

Onions are used as a Cooking ingredient for:

An onion is used in the Witch's Potion quest as an ingredient.

It is also used to make yellow dye by Aggie the Witch in Draynor Village. To create it, 5 coins and two onions are needed.