Allium Sativum (Softneck) - The original Isle of Wight garlic, particularly well suited to our UK climate. Our best garlic in terms of overall eating and keeping quality. Hard dense bulbs that exude a presence of their own. Long keeping – to April and beyond. Elegant bouquet that retains its flavour during cooking. Large, white bulbs that are easy to plait. Most attractive garlic plaited and hung in the kitchen.
Robust flavours 7/ 10 on the 'Boswell Heat Scale'
Horticultural Group: Silverskin.
Cloves: 4-18 cloves/bulb.
Expected size: 50-80mm.
Planted: October to March. (January planting best but will crop well from end of March planting)
Harvested: July to August.
** We ensure your Seed Garlic will arrive in good time for planting. We aim to dispatch Seed Orders in Late September – Early October, dependent on the varieties ordered. If ordering Seed Products and Non-Seed Products together please note that your order will not be dispatched until your Seed Products are ready. If you require Non-Seed Products sooner please place a separate order for these items. Please do not order Green Garlic with Seed Products **