Leek Plants
Q.

Leeks

Zone Coquitlam, BC, Canada | Ailsa added on July 17, 2016 | Answered

I have some leeks planted. Some of them now have what looks like grass heads. Are they going to seed? Thank you!

    A.
    A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
    Downtoearthdigs
    Certified GKH Gardening Expert
    Answered on July 18, 2016

    This appears to be a grass, it is not Leeks.
    The seeds may have blown in or even carried by birds.
    These articles have images and more information on Leeks.

    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/leeks/how-to-grow-leeks-and-tips-for-harvesting-leeks.htm
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/leeks/leeks-bolting.htm

    10
    Was this answer useful?

    Ailsa
    Answered on July 18, 2016

    Thank you @Downtoearthdigs! It appears the whole pack is grass seeds then ...!

    00
    Was this answer useful?

    Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
    Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

    You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

    If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

    Looking for more?
    here are more questions about...
    Leek Plants
    Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

    Do you know a lot about gardening?
    Become a GKH Gardening Expert

    Learn More