Scientific Name: Allium fistulosum Form: Vase
Common Name:green onion, Welsh onion, Japanese bunching onion Texture:Coarse
Family Name:AmaryllidaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Annual Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.4 - 0.7m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Parallel venation, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Linear
Flowers: Umbel, White, Jul
Fruit: Capsule, Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Herb, Urban agriculture, Attract beneficial insects
Key ID Features:Leaves long and hollow, up to 4 cm in diameter in fall; bulbs absent.