Leek, Carentan

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100 days. Long, thick (2 inches across), vigorous, and fast growing; delicate, deliciously mild flavor; great fresh or cooked. The Carentan leek was mentioned by Vilmorin in 1885. An old European favorite that is becoming rare. Very adaptable and yields are good.

    • 6-12 hours of Sun
    • Sprouts in 7-14 Days
    • Ideal Temperature: 45-80 Degrees F
    • Seed Depth: 1/4"
    • Plant Spacing: 4-6"
    • Frost Hardy: Yes
    • Allium ampeloprasum

Growing Tips: Sow indoors in late winter. Set outdoors 6-8 weeks before last frost of spring into rich, finely-worked garden soil. Hill up plants for long white shanks.

Availability: In stock
Minimum Seed Count: 200
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