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$5.99 SKU: LEEK

$5.99 20 Seedlings/bundle

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Allium ampeloprasum var.porrum

This is a good, established, home garden variety of leek.

Best Use

Edible

Planting Instructions

  • Produces leeks 15cm tall and 5cm wide
  • Plant in well drained soil in full sun
  • Dig a small trench and plant seedlings 10cms apart in rows
  • Fill in trench with soil to top of stems, leaving leaves at top exposed
  • Keep soil moist but not water-logged
  • Regularly fold in the soil around the stems
  • Harvest in 3 to 4 months

Companion Plants

Lettuces

Recipes

Caramalised leek risotto

Leek and feta pie

Leek, potato and pea soup

Gardening Guide

Love your leeks

Enquire about: Leek