ALLIUM TUBEROSUM 'MAUVE'. Great tasting with salads and on baked potatoes! Many people use them as window sill chives for a quick treat for lunch! In recent years, studies have shown a link in decreased prostate cancer in men who use it regularly. Packed with phyto-nutrients and antioxidents! Chives provide the body a quick energy boost. The Hebrew slaves that built the Egyptian pyramids always wore a bundle of chives on their belts. As they tired, they ate some chives to renew their stamina. Even in modern times... Gen. Ulysses Grant knew about this ancient energy booster and used it to keep his Civil War soldiers ready for war. He once wrote, ""I will not move my troops until the chives arrive.""
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seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
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