Asatsuki

Allium schoenoprasum var. foliosum

  • Asatsuki
  • Asatsuki
  • Flower name
    Asatsuki
  • Scientific name
    Allium schoenoprasum var. foliosum
  • Aliasイトネギ, 浅葱
  • Place of originEurasia, Europe
  • Place of floweringField
  • Flowering seasonMay, June

What is Asatsuki

Asotsuki (scientific name: Allium schoenoprasum var. Foliosum) is a variant of the bulb plant "Chives" of Euphausia, European origin and belonging to the family Amaryllidaceae. From May to June, a spherical flower blooms on the thin stem tip. In the summer and winter season after flowering, the aboveground part will die but it is not a dead translation, it will give off a sprout again. Leaves and flowers on the ground and bulbs underground are used for appreciation, dry flowers, leases, and dishes.

Common name: Asatsuki, Scientific name: Allium schoenoprasum var. Foliosum, aka: Ito negi, Origin : Eurasia, Europe, plant height: 10 to 20 cm, leaf shape: thinnest cylindrical shape in edible onion, leaf color: light yellowish green, inflorescence diameter: 2 to 3 cm, flowering period: May to June, flower color: peach Red purple · Blue purple · White, Flower: Rokka flowers.


  • Eye
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Amaryllidaceae
  • Genus
    Allium
  • Species
    A. schoenoprasum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Scattered inflorescence/ umbrella shape
  • Petal shape
    6-petaled flower
  • Leaf type
    Cylindrical
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeBulbous plants
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height10.0 ~ 20.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower2.0 ~ 3.0 cm

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