Scientific name - Allium schoenoprasum L.
Synonyms - Allium tenuifolium, cepa schoenoprasum, porrum schoenoprasum, Schoenoprasum vulgar.
Popular names - ajo moriscom cebollino, Erba cipollina, Binsenlauch, Chiva, Chiva garlic, asatsuki, cebolinha Frances.
Distribution and Habitat - grows in wet environments, 1000-2400 m altitude.
Description - species bulbs, bulb fusiform, with a short rhizome; tunic external membrane. Strain fistula. Leaves cylindrical fistula. Shoulder divided into two unequal parts, persistent. Hemispherical inflorescence, 2-5 cm. Flowers actinomorfe, hermafrosite sent. Campanula perianth; tepale 8-12 x 2.5-3 mm, pink or purple, with the median nervure more intense purple. Superior ovary. Blooms in May-September. Capsule 2.5-3 mm. Seeds black. 2n = 16.
Requirements - well-drained soil, sunny moist su exhibitions.
Propagation - the seeds in early spring. Distance between plants should be 25 x 50 cm.
Properties and Uses - Used as an ornamental species, for border or in pots.
Leaves eaten cooked or raw with oil and fish. Leaves used like raw onions or garlic in a salad.
Drying loses aromatic properties.
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Herbaceous plants, roots rizomatoase, 2-4 mm in diameter. Stem erect, tube or fistiloase, foam, and longitudinally striated. Leaves basal, long petiolate (5-20 cm); language cordata, margine crenata, wavy carnoas, top obtuse, bright green. Caulinare Leaves are similar to those that are based only smaller sessile or subsesile.
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Herbaceous perennial, 1-1.5 m inaltme, fleshy rhizome. Leaves alternate, decidue, language sessile 28-40 x 4.7 cm, narrow elliptic, apex long-acuminata, the acute glabra on top, the furry bottom steps. Flowering 4.10 x 3.6 cm. Bractei persistent ovat-triangulation, green, 4-7 x 2-4 cm, margins membranous.
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