Leeks Planting Guide
Want an easy-to-grow alternative to Onions to spice up your savory dishes? Leeks to the rescue! Their tall green or blue-green leaves fade to a milky white at the base but they’re packed with a mild, delicious flavor from top to bottom. You’ll find lots of uses for them, from soups to casseroles to stir-fries, but before you can cook with them, you need to grow them! Keep reading to find out just how easily you can soon be harvesting your first crop of Leeks.
Plant level with soil line. Can use blanching method for higher stalks.
6 in.; rows 24 in.
Harvest when desired height is reached. Loosen with spade to lift.
Zones 8-10, in greenhouse or as annual