United Kingdom is believed to be where Giant Musselburgh originates from.
Giant Musselburgh Leek is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
Days to Harvest: 105 days
Light: Full Sun
Germination Temperatures: 65F-70F
Seed Depth: Sow seeds 1/4"-1/2" deep in Spring after danger of last frost.
Germination Time: 10-14 days depending upon growing conditions.
Leeks have similar nutritional benefits as onions and garlic. They provide a good source of fiber, folic acid, vitamins B6 and C, manganese, and iron. Studies have shown that leeks (just as onions and garlic) can improve the immune system, lower bad cholesterol levels, and fight cancer.
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