American Flag Leek


About- This classic leek variety has white stems that grow up to 10" in length and 2" in diameter. A favorite of home and market gardeners, leeks are commonly used in stews and soups, but can also add great flavor to various dishes.

When and Where to Plant- In zone 6 and cooler climates, plant in early spring as soon as you can work the ground. In zone 7 or warmer plant in the fall.

Care and Harvest- Harvest at desired size, typically best when stems are at least 1" in diameter. When harvested early, leeks can be used as a scallion.

Planting Depth- 1/4"

Seed Spacing- 2-6"

Spacing Between Rows- 12-36"

Days to Germination- 10-16

Plant Spacing- 6"

Days to Maturity- 90-120

Approximate Seeds per Pkt- 350