A well known popular amateur variety, Leek Musselburgh is a very high yielding variety with long shanks and good cold tolerance. Plants are erect with medium green foliage. Some rust resistance.
Harvesting time will depend on sowing time. The leeks will store well once picked if heeled in.
|Leek Musselburgh Sowing Guidelines |
|When to Sow Seeds: || |
In Trays - Feb, March, April
Outside - May, June
|Germination Temperature: ||10C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Lightly |
|Time to Germinate: ||7 - 14 Days |
|Frost Hardy: ||Yes |
|Spacing Between Plants: ||15cm |
|Row Spacing ||30cm |
|Plant Height: ||50cm |