Allium tuberosum

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Related to Allium tuberosum: Allium schoenoprasum, Allium cernuum, Welsh onion
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Noun1.Allium tuberosum - a plant of eastern Asia; larger than Allium schoenoprasum
garlic chive - large flat leaves used as chive is used
alliaceous plant - bulbous plants having a characteristic pungent onion odor
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Chinese chive (Allium tuberosum) is an important source of dietary phytochemicals with proven antioxidant properties, such as organosulfur compounds, flavonoids, and saponins.
The Chinese chive fly, Bradysia odoriphaga is a serious insect pest to damage vegetables, such as Chinese chives (Allium tuberosum) and mushrooms throughout China.
(2002) have also reported efficient plant regeneration via root tip culture on Chinese chive (Allium tuberosum Rottle).
Volatile constituents of Chinese chive (Allium tuberosum Rott1ex Sprenge1) and rakkyo (Allium chinense G.
Whilst you are circulating around the various plant sales during our long awaited summer look out for the flat leaved Garlic Chives (Allium tuberosum) with a mild garlic flavour and white flowers from August onwards.
Oniony: garlic chives (Allium tuberosum), society garlic (Tulbaghia violacea)
The stronger Chinese or garlic chive (Allium tuberosum) keeps its leaves during the winter and is wonderful in any recipe that calls for both garlic and onion.