Tuscany Wight Seed (2 or 4 Bulbs)

Allium sativum (Softneck) - Originating in the rolling, fertile Tuscan countryside, this large white garlic is a late type like Venetian & Solent Wight. A Spring planted softneck with good keeping quality and most significant of all, big fat cloves all the way through the bulb. May prove in future to be the most popular garlic we sell. Hang in the kitchen for up to 8 months. Aromatic flavours 7/ 1 0 on the 'Boswell Heat Scale'

Horticultural Group: Artichoke
Origines: Tuscany
Cloves: 12 - 18 cloves/ bulb
Expected size: 50 - 80mm
Planted: December - March
Harvested: June- 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 **

Two Bulbs £5.95

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Four Bulbs £9.95

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  • Growers Tips

The basics: Plant your garlic in an area which will receive maximum sunlight hours. Place the cloves 3 – 4cm below the surface, root down (pointy end up) 6 inches apart. Water your garlic during dry periods, stopping watering completely during the last few weeks. Harvest when the lower leaves start to yellow and fold. Mid May – mid August depending on variety and location.


Click here for our detailed garlic growing instructions and our month by month garlic grower’s guide.

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