An extremely winter hardy variety, the leaves of which change from blue-green to a striking deep purple during the winter months.
Leeks are another mainstay of the winter cropping programme. Plant sales is a popular market for this product. Early varieties are the most suitable for baby leek production. The later blue-green types are also used as a dot plant in bedding schemes. A good crop for harvesting over a long period, with good shelf life performance.
320-480 seeds per gram. Sow mid March-May, at 1.1-1.9kg per hectare (transplanted) or 1.9-3.4kg per hectare (direct drilled). Space 5-15cm x 30-90cm.
Packet of 250 Seeds.