Allium Porrum

200 SEEDS

American Flag Leek

Well known all-purpose variety. Deep grey-green leaves, thick white stalks and tasty yellow hearts. Thrives in fertile well drained soil. Hint: Mound stems with soil or mulch to blanch and help improve stem length.

$3.60

In stock

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Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

200

Sow

Direct/Punnets

Depth

5mm

Plant Spacing

15cm

Row Spacing

40cm

Position

Full Sun

Height

45cm

Harvest

120-155 Days

Cool Climate

Sow in Sep-Mar

Temperate Climate

Sow in Aug-Apr

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Mar-May, Aug-Sep

Tropical Climate

Sow in Apr-Jun

Health & Culinary

Containing healthy amounts of folic acid and rich in minerals like potassium, iron and selenium, these are delightful in soups, stews, sauces, steamed or sliced fine into salads. Prefect for that winter chicken and leek pie.