Japanese Bunching Onion, Welsh Onion, Multiplier Onion, Scallion, Green Onion
Allium fistulosum 'Evergreen White Bunching'

Family: Alliaceae
Genus: Allium (AL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: fistulosum (fist-yoo-LOW-sum) (Info)
Cultivar: Evergreen White Bunching
Additional cultivar information:(aka Evergreen Hardy White Bunching)
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Category:

Vegetables

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 12, 2010, Zeppy from Shenandoah Valley, VA (Zone 6b) wrote:

It lives up to its name. We had a tough winter, with multiple huge snows, freezing temps, etc. And these were green and happy the whole time, even under two feet of snow. We harvested them all winter for salads, omelettes, stir fry.... so glad I planted these. They were simple to grow from seed.

Neutral

On Aug 12, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 65 day perennial buching onion. Dates to Japan in the late 1800's.