Leek – American Flag (Allium ampeloprasum) is the standard variety for many home gardens. This biennial is grown as an annual and is a close cousin to both onion and garlic.
Plants will reach 15-20” in height and will grow thick blue-green leaves with large white stems. Very easy to grow and great for harvesting in fall and winter. Will overwinter in milder climatesGermination in 5-12 days, maturity in 130 daysGermination: 85%Light Requirement: Full SunPlanting Time: Cool SeasonSowing Method: Indoor or Direct SowPlanting Depth: 1/4"Plant Spacing: 2-4"