BULB: Smaller size. Teardrop shape with cloves in up to 3 layers.
TYPE: Softneck - great for braiding.
FLAVOUR: Hot when raw. Earthy flavour when roasted.
GROWING AREAS: NSW, Northern VIC, SA, WA. Does best in areas with warm to hot summers, mild winters & low humidity.
STORAGE: Very Long - often more than 12 months
PLANTING & HARVEST: Late Season
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