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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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INGREDIENTS: 1 lemon; 4 x 120g (41/2oz) cod or haddock fillets, unskinned; 3 tablespoons olive oil, plus extra for brushing; 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped; 1 red pepper, seeded and finely diced; 175g (6oz) couscous; 300ml (10 fl oz) hot vegetable stock; 2 tomatoes, finely diced; 4 salad onions, finely chopped; 2 tablespoons chopped fresh coriander or parsley; 1/4 teaspoon chilli powder; salt and pepper.
Sown at the end of this month and during next month, you will have plants which can be overwintered to provide salad onions from April onwards.
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. In March these are transplanted under cloches without thinning.
Sow an early crop of salad onions, such as White Lisbon, in a greenhouse border.
Sow an early crop of salad onions, such as 'White Lisbon'', in a greenhouse border.
Seed sowing outside can now begin - lettuce, salad onions, radishes, peas, beans, cabbage, turnips and beetroot can be started this month and if planted at intervals will provide a succession of crops throughout the summer.
Harvest spring lettuce, spring cabbage, salad onions and radishes .
Sow early salad onions outdoors under cloches in February.
Leafy crops, together with cauliflower, broccoli, salad onions, peas, potatoes, runner beans and tomatoes need the most water.
Grate in the Cheddar and add the salad onions, then bind with the mayonnaise.