Leek, Blue Solaise

Allium ampeloprasum
$2.99 to $25.00
SKU: 0638
  • Blue colored leaves
  • Stalks grow to 15-20 inches
  • Sweet and flavorful
  • Good for short seasons
  • Very tolerant of cold
  • 100-120 days from transplant
  • ±8,800 seeds/oz

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(aka Bleu de Solaise) Beautiful 19th century French historic variety with truly blue-colored leaves that turn violet after a cold spell. Very large 15-20" stalks are sweet and flavorful. Extremely hardy, good for short-season areas and winter harvest. 100-120 days from transplant. ±8,800 seeds/oz.

Learn to Grow it

Start Indoors: 4-6 weeks before last frost

Germination: 5-7 Days

Plant Outdoors: 6” Apart

Rows Apart: 12-24"



Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep and space 1" in all directions. Transplant as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Hill or mound soil around stems several times to blanch as leeks grow.