Zhangqiu scallion, a special product of Zhangqiu City, Shandong Province, is famous for its mild spicy taste, sweet, crisp, delicious, white scallion, easy storage and rich protein, vitamins and amino acids. It is a geographical symbol of Chinese agricultural products.
Zhangqiu scallion is known as "king of scallions" because of its "famous", "special" and "high quality". In addition to the above nutrition, especially vitamin A and vitamin C, it has strong bactericidal ability, which is also the reason why Zhangqiu scallion has a long history and is famous at home and abroad. One of the characteristics of Zhangqiu scallion is its height. In 2017, farmers planted 2.51 meters of scallion, 25 centimeters higher than NBA star Yao Ming. Because Zhangqiu scallions are spicy and delicious, they are called Shandong people's favorite food. Especially when eating Shandong pancakes, they are dipped in soybean sauce with Zhangqiu scallions, which is delicious and feeding hunger.
Nowadays, Zhangqiu scallion has become one of the economic sources of Zhangqiu City. The local government has intensified its development efforts, formulated unified production technology standards, implemented unified planting, management, harvesting and marketing, which has made the quality of Zhangqiu scallion a higher level and become an important source of stimulating the local economy.