$6.95
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***NOT TO TAS***   (Allium ampeloprasum)  Heirloom 'Russian' type of garlic with very mild flavour.   Large, attractive plant to 1.2m producing absolutely huge, creamy white bulbs with 3-5 cloves each.  (Bulbs are approx. 4-5 times the size of regular russian garlic).  Flavour is sweet and nutty.  Ideal for roasting & other cooked dishes.  Easy to peel.

Will grow in most parts of Australia, tending to grow taller with a stronger flavour in the cooler regions.

HARVEST:  
 
STORAGE:  Medium to Long - up to 8 months
 
TYPE:  Russian
 
VARIETY:  Hardneck

  1 Bulb $6.95 (approx. 3-5 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
 
 

(GarlicWilJac)

SKU GarlicWilJac
Shipping Weight 0.1000kg

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