- Allium ampeloprasum var. babingtonii
Allium ampeloprasum var. babingtonii
Babington’s Leek Amaryllidaceae
A perennial clump-forming leek, native to the SW England. Producing leeks in the spring and attractive flowers in the summer. Original stock came from Plants for A Future near Lerryn, Cornwall. Possibly introduced by Phoenician traders.