Lake Valley Seed

Organic Leek American Flag Heirloom

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Organic Leek American Flag Heirloom

Item 3993

Allium ampeloprasum
Leeks have a delightful mild onion flavor that makes the perfect seasoning for soup and stews. American Flag has an extra long white stem and is easy to grow, like scallions.

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 6″ (15cm)

Row Space: 24″ (61cm)

Sprouts In: 7-14 days

Leeks prefer a fertile soil with regular water for best growth. They are shallow rooted, so keep them well weeded to prevent competition. Sow in early spring as soon as the soil can be worked.

Pull leek when its base is 1″ in circumference. Plant height 10″ tall.