Leeks/Negi- Japanese (China)
Leeks are related to garlic, onions, shallots, and scallions. It looks like large scallions, having a very small bulb and a long white cylindrical stalk of superimposed layers that flows into green, tightly wrapped, flat leaves. It contains full array of nutrients, including carbohydrates, sugar, soluble and insoluble fiber, sodium, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, amino acids and more. Prefect to serve as salad and cold soup.