World Record of growing heaviest Onion has been achieved by Peter Glazebrook from Harrogate, England. This heaviest onion weighed 18lb and 1oz at the Harrogate Autumn Flower Show.
Peter, a 68-year-old retired chartered surveyor, who lives near Newark, has broken ten world records in his 30 years of gardening.
He has been trying for the honour of cultivating the world’s heaviest onion for 25 years but always missed out until the victory at Harrogate Flower Show.
Mr Glazebrook, 68, from Newark has a knack for producing oversized vegetables, winning all six classes in the giant vegetable section.
The amateur farmer holds an array of world records for his prowess in the garden.
Previous World Record:
World Record of growing heaviest Onion was achieved by John Sifford from West Midlands, England. It weighed 16 lbs and 8.37 ounces.