Solent Wight seed calendar

Solent Wight Seed
(2 or 4 Bulbs)

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.
Origines: Auvergne
Cloves: 8 - 14 cloves/bulb (estimated)
Expected size: 50 - 60mm (estimated)
Planted: October to March (January planting best but will crop well from end of March planting)
Harvested: July to August

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