What are the benefits of leeks?

Answer Leeks are a great source of many vitamins and nutrients, chief among them Vitamin K, magnesium, iron, folate and pyridoxine or vitamin B6. Each has its own benefits.Vitamin KVitamin K has been know... Read More »

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Uses of Leeks?

Leeks are a vegetable similar in appearance to a large green onion or scallion. Like the onion and garlic, a leek is part of the asparagales alliaceae family of herbaceous perennial flowering plant... Read More »

What are leeks?

According to the University of Wisconsin Department of Horticulture, a leek resembles a green onion, and is a popular cooked vegetable in Europe.TypesPopular types of leeks include varna, splendid,... Read More »

How to Select and Use Leeks?

Leeks are tasty and they have the honour of being a very old vegetable, used in culinary pursuits for at least 3000 years in the Middle East and by the Greeks and Romans.[1] They are a very versati... Read More »

How to Grow Leeks?

Leeks (Allium ampeloprasum Porrum group) are a vegetable that have been enjoyed a long time, back to 2000BC. The leek is also the national emblem of Wales. Provided you've a cool climate garden, it... Read More »