Allium porrum

Scientific name: Allium porrum

Synonym: Allium ampeloprasm (Porrum group)


Common names: “Leek”

Plant Type: Annual


Zone: 2-11

Light: Full sun

Exposure: Sheltered

Soil: Deep organically rich

Moisture: Moist well drained – consistant moisture


Plant Size: H & W 1-2′

Maintenance: Low

Landscape use: Veggie garden

Propagate: By seed

Pests & Disease: Can get a rust, deer and rabbit resistant


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