LEEK Autumn Giant
Stock: 293 Available
Seed per packet: 50
This is an excellent leek giving mid green, erect foliage, and heavy, uniform stems.
Leeks are high in folic acid, potassium, and Vitamins A and C. They contain sulphur-rich compounds which have been shown to thin the blood, reducing the risk of heart attacks and strokes.
Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils, prefers an open sunny position.
Tropical: Late Summer to Autumn
Temperate: Spring to Autumn
Cool: Spring to Autumn.
Sow: 6mm deep
Sow direct in growing position or in trays and transplant when 6-7cm tall..
Plant space: 15-20cm
Row Space: 15-10cm
Germination: 10-14 days
Maturity: 12-18 weeks