Leek Plants
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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!

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Downtoearthdigs
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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

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Ailsa
Answered on July 18, 2016

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

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