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(aka Allium Schoenoprasum)
I am native to Africa, Asia and Europe
I have linear strap-shaped or tall long cylindrical leaves
I can grow up to 50cm tall
I like moist but well drained soil and full sun
I have star shaped purple/pink cluster flowers that appear at the top of my leaves
Deadhead my fading flowers. When harvesting me, however cut me rather than pull them
I will last a long time, more than one season
Water me often as my roots grow close to the surface, but make sure my soil is well drained.
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