RHS Leek Oarsman F1 Seeds

SKU: 484050

Product Description

Quick to grow and early maturing snow-white shanks with excellent flavour. Shows good tolerance to rust and is slow to bolt, standing well in the ground until harvest. Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.

  • British bred, resilient and reliable

Product Details

Additional information
Earth up the stems in autumn for extra whiteness
Planting instructions
For outdoor sowing: February to September. In a prepared seed bed. Sow thinly in rows 23cm apart. Cover lightly with 1.5cm of fine soil. Firm gently and keep moist. Seedlings appear approx. 7-14 days. For continuous crops sow every 2-3 weeks. Thin as required. Keep well-watered and weed free. Protect early sowings with cloches in cold weather. Harvest April to October
RHS Award of Garden Merit
RHS Award of Garden Merit
Watering instructions
Keep moist
Latin name
Allium porrum
Plant guarantee
QUALITY GUARANTEE: We are proud of our high quality. If you are not completely happy with the performance of these seeds we will replace them. This does not affect your statutory rights.
Type of seed
Collection or range name
Part of the seed range produced by Mr Fothergill's Seeds in partnership with the RHS.

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