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Allium chinense
Synonyms: A. bakeri

Common Name(s): Chinese onion
Family: Liliaceae
Growth Habit: Biennial
Growing Days: 45 to 60 (days)
Abs.Max=95° (F)    Opt.Max=79° (F)
Opt.Min=59° (F)    Abs.Min=46° (F)
Precipitation: 59 to 98 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 5.5 to 6.5
Soil Texture/Type: Light texture, medium depth
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day
Light Intensity: Bright to clear
Prefers medium to shallow soils of moderate fertility. Little salt tolerance.
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Food - vegetable, Medicinal - folklore
Subtropical, temperate, tropical-rainy
Geographical Origin:
China, Eastern Asia
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