Organic Tadorna Leek - Allium ampeloprasum
This amazing leek is a favorite for its vigorous growth and resistance to disease. An excellent overwintering variety, in mild climates and well adapted for many growing regions. Maintains a uniform size approx. 7" - 8" shafts.
This cold hardy variety is excellent as a fall or winter harvest. Leeks are known to taste sweeter after a frost.
- Sun: Full-Partial
- Deer Resistant
- Direct Sow: 6-8 weeks before last frost, or when soil is workable
- Seed Count: 60
- Days to Maturity: 100-110
- Plant Size: 6"-10"
Keep soil moist while seeds are germinating. Mulching is recommended to promote blanching the leek. Gradually add soil up the stock.