- American Flag Leek
American Flag Leek
Large American Flag Leeks (Allium porrum ampeloprasum var. “Large American Flag”), is also known commonly as Scotch Flag, or Giant Musselburh is tasty vegetable in the onion family, but with a sweeter milder flavor than onions. Leeks create a tasty pearl white bulb with huge green leaves and have a delicate onion flavor. They are a favorite ingredient in soups, stews and salads. A very hardy vegetable, it overwinters well in most regions (zone: 2-10).