Leeks

NZ Lifestyle Block - - Growing -

need a long grow­ing sea­son, so sow seeds now. They’ll be ready for pick­ing in au­tumn; baby leeks can be picked when pen­cil-thick, around mid-sum­mer. Leeks thrive in soil that has been heav­ily ma­nured dur­ing the pre­vi­ous sea­son. If you don’t have a ma­nured patch ready, dig in well-aged com­post two to three weeks be­fore plant­ing.

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