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A tip from TV gardening expert, James Underwood Crockett, on how to transplant leek seedlings.
AMERICANA Mar-Apr 1978 (v.6#1) pg. 48

Leeks. Describes indoor and outdoor methods for starting seeds and different methods of arranging leeks in the garden. Also offers solutions to common problems and harvest information.
FINE GARDENING #6 Mar-Apr 1989 pg. 33

How to have good luck raising leeks.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1981 (v.25#2) pg. 80

How to raise leeks.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1986 (v.30#2) pg. 57

How to propagate leeks from bulblets that form underground around the base of the leek after plants have bloomed.
FLOWER & GARDEN Feb-Mar 1987 (v.31#2) pg. 26

Leeks. Tips on raising and harvesting.
FLOWER & GARDEN Apr-May 1995 (v.39#2) pg. 72

Blessed are the leeks. Advice on selecting, cultivating, and using leeks.
HARROWSMITH #106 Nov-Dec 1992 (v.17#4) pg. 84

Step-by-step guide to starting leeks from seed.
HORTICULTURE Mar 1998 (v.95#3) pg. 52

Tips on in-ground and root cellar storage for leeks.
KITCHEN GARDEN #5 Oct-Nov 1996 pg. 15

Growing luxuriant leeks. Rich soil, ample water and hilling combine to produce leeks with bigger shanks, better texture and sweeter flavor. Also describes harvesting and overwintering.
KITCHEN GARDEN #11 Oct-Nov 1997 pg. 64

A technique for transplanting leeks to produce 6" of blanched neck.
KITCHEN GARDENER #19 Feb-Mar 1999 pg. 6

A guide to growing onions, garlic, shallots, chives and leeks. Which varieties to grow, cultivation, pests and their control, harvest and storage.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #108 Nov-Dec 1987 pg. 32

How to grow better leeks.
ORGANIC GARDENING May 1978 (v.25#5) pg. 122

What leeks like. Tips on raising leeks.
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1982 (v.29#11) pg. 40

Tip: Plant the roots cut off of leeks purchased at the grocery store.
ORGANIC GARDENING Aug 1983 (v.30#8) pg. 22

How to raise leeks.
ORGANIC GARDENING Aug 1984 (v.31#8) pg. 49

Tips on raising leeks from seed.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1985 (v.32#2) pg. 24

Interplanting leeks and carrots improves the size and quality of each.
ORGANIC GARDENING Oct 1985 (v.32#10) pg. 19

Tip: grow leeks in a 5-gallon plastic pail with drainage holes.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1986 (v.33#4) pg. 22

Tip on using cardboard cylinders to grow grit-free leeks.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1989 (v.36#2) pg. 84

Tips on raising leeks in colder climates.
ORGANIC GARDENING May-Jun 1990 (v.37#5) pg. 24

Allium underground. A guide to the selection and raising of the whole family of alliums (chives, garlic, onions, leeks, shallots, and topsets).
ORGANIC GARDENING Nov 1990 (v.37#8) pg. 28

Two tips on growing larger leeks.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1992 (v.39#4) pg. 80

Leeks. Easy to grow, tasty, and cold-tolerant.
ORGANIC GARDENING Feb 1995 (v.42#2) pg. 46

Advice on planting leek seedlings to achieve long, white stems.
ORGANIC GARDENING Mar 1997 (v.44#3) pg. 74

Tip describes how to replace leek roots to produce a second crop.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1997 (v.44#4) pg. 53

Tip shares techniques for growing leeks in containers.
ORGANIC GARDENING Apr 1998 (v.45#4) pg. 68

How to grow leeks.
SUNSET Feb 1985 (v.174#2) pg. 196

Leek multiplication. How to use leek bulblets to start new plants.
SUNSET Feb 1988 (v.180#2) pg. 194