Welsh onions | Incredible Edible Todmorden | Herbs

Welsh onions

welsh onionAllium fistulosum

Onions help in the circulation of blood. They are a diuretic and a good natural antibiotic. Onion juice is also good for insect stings and chilblains.

The name ‘Welsh’ is thought to be a corruption of the German ‘welsche’, meaning foreign, and has no association with Wales.