ALLIUM, Flagpole SCALLION

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Flagpole SCALLION Allium fistulosum 

Seeds per pack ~ 150 Germination: 90%  (Packed for 2023)

Improvement status: Cultivar

Seeds per packet: ~250

Germination tested 11/2022: 97%

Life cycle: Perennial

Flagpole', as the name indicates, is a very large straight tall scallion. It's great for any recipe calling for scallion or green onion, and is especially well suited to Asian cookery. This is a very cold hardy perennial variety that should have no problem surviving winter temperatures well below 0 degrees (Fahrenheit!) with no protection. Our seeds come from our friend at Wild Garden Seeds in Philomath, Oregon.

GROWING TIPS: Space seed in 1/4 to 1/2 inch rows 14-18" apart. Plant just below soil surface. To establish perennial beds, thin direct-seeded rows to leave best plants 6" apart. These will enlarge as they grow into clumps.