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scallion

Chinese medicine
An onion-like plant that is antimicrobial, diaphoretic, a digestive tonic and metabolic stimulant; it is used topically for abscesses and wounds, and internally for bloating and pain, chills, fever and nasal congestion
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Add half the prepared salad onions with half the mangetout and stir-fry for 2-3 minutes.
For instance, I regard the new F1 hybrid beet root Pablo superior to Boltardy (though I'mgrowing a few Boltardy to be on the safe side), have replaced salad onion White Lisbon with the F1hybrid Eiffel (thoughnot for winter growing), and have found a range of carrots and leeks better than the old favourites.
Lightly toss the salad leaves with some very finely-sliced peppers, carrots, red salad onion and cherry tomatoes and add a light coating of dressing at the last minute.
The original strains of the top-selling five were all introduced 50 to 200 years ago ( beetroot Boltardy (mid-20th century), leek Musselburgh (1834), salad onion White Lisbon (about 1800), carrot Early Nantes (1867) and carrot Autumn King (1932).
White Lisbon is a common summer salad onion and White Lisbon Winter Hardy is its very hardy cousin which is also the first to harvest in spring from an autumn sowing.
RAYMOND HERNANDEZ (1987): Beef tacos, beef enchiladas, jalapeno peppers, salad onion, hot sauce, cheese and coffee.
Add the pineapple, coriander, salad onion and chilli to the rice, mix and season.
To serve, spread the warm pancakes with a little of the plum sauce and top with a few strips of duck, salad onion and cucumber.
Others are listed as follows: salad onion Eiffel and carrot Adonis, Mr Fothergill's Seeds (016380) 552 512; courgette Jemmer and cabbage Earliest of All, EW King (01376) 570 000; cabbage Jersey Wakefield, Organic Gardening Catalogue (0845) 130-1304; pea Canoe, Thompson & Morgan (01473) 695225; lettuce Little Gem Delight, DT Brown (0845) 601-4656; courgette Astia and carrot Adonis, Johnson's Seeds (retail only (01638) 552200 for stockists.
Sow vegetables for early winter use such as salad onion White Lisbon Winter Bunching, carrot Amsterdam Forcing, lettuce Little Gem - for leaves to be cut in late autumn - and a hardier lettuce, Winter Density, for overwintering and spring cropping.
Pickled beetroot, sliced salad onions, halved cherry tomatoes, cucumber, lettuce and shredded carrot make up a super salad sarnie that's completely Free.
Plant in modules: two to a cell for turnips and beetroot, six for carrots, radishes and salad onions.