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Alternate/Variety Name

Allium Schoenoprasum

Level

Intermediate

Requirement

Optional

Origin/Cuisine

Europe
North America
South East Asia

Similarity

Onion

Complimentary Foods

Beef
Egg & Cheese Dishes
Fish
Flavor Vinegars & Butters
Garnish for Soups
Potatoes
Poultry
Salads
Sauces
Soups
Vegetables 

Category

Herb

Sold

Dried
Fresh

Appearance

Tubular

Color

Green

Size

Information not available at this time

Flavor

Similar to a mild green onion

Scoville SHU

Not Applicable

Substitutions

Scallions
   

Notes

CULINARY

• Best used Fresh

MEDICINAL

• Leaves stimulate appetite and improve digestion
• Consult physician before using.

ORGANIC GARDENING

• Leaf infusion as a spray for aphids or mildew.



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