***NOT TO WA, TAS***(Allium sativum) Heirloom originally sourced from a bazaar in Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Also known as 'Samarkand'. Attractive, vivid purple bulbs containing large, orange-purple cloves. Sweet, zesty flavour and aroma. Nutty when roasted. Grows best in cool climates. A multi-purpose garlic. Excellent sauteed and whole roasted, or used raw in salads or crushed in salsa.