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***NOT TO WA, TAS***   (Allium sativum)   Off white bulbs with occasional purple/red blotching or streaks. Excellent, strong flavour which is deep, rich & sweet; hot but not sulphurous.  Easy to peel. 
 
Grows best in Tasmania and cooler regions of Victoria and NSW.
 
Grown on a farm without any pesticides, chemicals or artificial fertilizers with original seed stock being sourced from certified organic growers or producers that do not use chemicals.
 
HARVEST:  Mid to Late Season
 
STORAGE:  Short to Medium - 4 to 5 months
 
TYPE:  Creole / Turban
 
VARIETY:  Hardneck

1 Bulb $4.20 (approx. 6-14 cloves per bulb)
 
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SOFTNECK vs. HARDNECK? (What is the difference?)
 
 
SOFTNECK (Allium sativum)
 
- soft & pliable neck (the stalk that grows up from a garlic) at maturity making them easy to braid
- strong flavour
- harder to peel than hardneck varieties
- stores well (due to several potective outer layers of papery skin)
- produces large & small cloves 
- well suited to warmer areas with hot summers & mild winters
 
 
HARDNECK (Allium sativum var. ophioscorodon)
 
- hard & stiff neck (the stalk that grows up from a garlic) at maturity forming scapes which may also be used in cooking
- mild taste
- easy to peel
- best used soon after harvest (due to only a few protective papery layers)
- mainly large cloves around the outside of the bulb 
- thrive & grow better in cooler areas
 

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SKU GarlicRedRoc
Shipping Weight 0.0800kg
Shipping Width 0.010m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.010m

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