Leek Seeds - Zermatt (baby leek)

Marshalls

£1.99

Catalogue Code: 1020-2569

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Early maturing variety in great demand as a baby leek, it has a long shank with erect leaves and is also an excellent leek when left to mature. Harvest from mid-August to November it also has some rust resistance.

Key Features

  • Disease resistant

Pack Contents: 400x Leek Seeds

Description

  • Harvest at baby-leek stage or as long shaft to suit
  • Leek-rust resistance
  • Harvest throughout summer and autumn
  • Grow in planters or directly in beds

Harvest your leeks in August and enjoy leeks that are similar in texture to spring onions yet have that satisfying flavour only found in leeks.

With Zermatt you can enjoy harvesting leeks piece-meal. Choose a proportion to harvest when they are the size of spring onions for zesty salads and to make interesting side dishes for summer fare.

Leave part of your crop to grow on into adult leeks with long shafts ready from autumn at just the right time to harvest for accompanying warming meals when hot, satisfying food becomes all the more appealing.

Happy growing in containers or planters you can grow this variety when you are short of space. Alternatively grow in rows in your beds; they look extra attractive with their fountain-like leaves.

Growing Calendar

J Jan F Feb M Mar A Apr M May J June J Jul A Aug S Sep O Oct N Nov D Dec
Sow Indoors
Sow Outdoors
Plant Outdoors
Harvest