Alto Leek Seeds

Heirloom variety originally Bulgarian strain. Tall full size leek, fast growing cylindrical shaped thick stalk, upright dark green leaves. Best grown as a cool crop. Plant size 45-60 cm. Leek are natural to the Middle East. part of the Allium family. Leek have been maintained for more than 3,000 years, Egyptians referred to it as a sacred plant which highlighted many hieroglyphs. Leeks can be utilized for treatment of colds effects and relieve of high blood pressure.

Recommended instructions:

sowing:

  • Select a full sunny sowing area
  • Plan the amount of seeds according to 1 m² depending on the size of the area / vessel
  • Number of seeds per square meter: 20-30
  • Sowing depth is twice the size of the seed, 1-0.5 cm deep
  • Keep soil moist until germination. (Not too wet)
  • Watering once a day to once every three days (depending on the season)
  • It is recommended to use compost and organic nutrients and microbes.

You can find more information on the website, good luck!

In stock
SKU
ON213
Starting at ₪12.00
More Information
Species Onion
Scientific Name Allium porrum
Days till maturity 80-120
Sowing Depth 6 mm
Sowing Intervals 30-50 cm
Sowing Months January, February, March, September, October, November, December
Sowing Instructions

Plant seedlings outdoors in early autumn, when the temperature drops to about 20 degrees. Add soil around the stem several times during growth to obtain a long white stalk. Ready in 80-120 days.

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