Scallion (Allium fistulosum)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Vegetable
Edible Parts: Leaves
Roots
Flowers
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Ca (Calcium)
Na (Sodium)
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: May take up to a month.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects

Scallions pulled up from the earth, roots and bulb.

The January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle:  The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual SeedsThe January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle: The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual Seeds
January 14, 2013

For this month's raffle, in honor of Veggies and Annuals week, Chelle has shocked and thrilled us by putting forward the largest collection of seeds I've ever imagined.

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