PlantsLeeks→Leek (Allium porrum 'Hannibal')

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Stem
Eating Methods: Cooked
Dynamic Accumulator: K (Potassium)
Ca (Calcium)
Na (Sodium)
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 14-21 days
Depth to plant seed: 1/4 inch
Sow in situ
Other info: Sow early to late Spring for a Fall crop. In the South & Pacific Coast sow from Fall to early Spring. Plant in rows 18" apart. Harvest in 75 days.
Pollinators: Bees
Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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