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Leek Seeds - Apollo F1 Hybrid

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2565
  • Pack Contents: 50x Leek Seeds

Produces good uniform shafts with excellent tolerance to rust.

Vigorous plants with attractive dark green leaves and a semi-erect habit make this an ideal variety for close planting.

Ready mid-late winter.

 

Features

  • RHS Award of Garden Merit
  • F1 Hybrids are crossed varieties that are exceptionally vigorous and longer lasting

Growing Calendar for Leek Seeds - Apollo F1 Hybrid

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Leek Seeds - Apollo F1 Hybrid 1020-2565

Ideal for close planting.

Sow Indoors: January-February under glass.

Sow Outdoors: March-April thinly into pre watered soil ½in (1cm) deep in rows 6in (15cm) apart in seed bed. Keep soil moist at all times.

Plant Out: April Transplant when 8in (20cm) high into holes 6in (15cm) deep fill with water.Only when plants are well establised start blanching by earthing up.

Harvest: November-March.

Liquid feed during summer.

Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.

16-Mar-2017
Rating:4

Good website, easy to select and fast delivery.

07-Apr-2016
Rating:4

Good

06-Apr-2016
Rating:4

Very easy to grow but rather susceptible to rot.

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