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Dense green winter hedge bulb plant with spherical, light green inflorescences protruding from a clump of long, pointed leaves.

Winter hedge onion

Allium fistulosum L.

Sowing: February, March; Large, thick foliage, white flowers.

  • FamilyAmaryllidaceae
  • Variety"Uncle Ödi's eternal onions"
  • Life cyclePerennial
  • Art of reproductionVegetative or generative
  • Isolation distanceIn generative propagation: 150-200 m; in vegetative propagation 1 m. May cross s with wild species or with the pearl onion (Allium ampeloprichasum ssp. Ampeloprasum group).
  • Minimum number of plants (necessary to preserve the properties of the variaty)For generative propagation 5 plants, for vegetative propagation 2 - 3 plants.
  • Germination capacity2 years
  • PollinationCross-fertilization by insects
  • Selection criteriaTender leaves, late flowering, good regenerative ability after pruning the leaves.
  • UseKitchen, phytotherapy