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***NOT TO TAS***  (Allium sativum)  French heirloom.  Late to mature.  Translucent, white papered bulbs containing deep red-brown cloves with a strong, zingy flavour.   

GROWING AREAS:  Ideal for climates with a hot, dry summer including NSW, VIC, SA and cool, elevated areas of Qld.

HARVEST:  Late Season

STORAGE:  Long - up to 12 months
 
TYPE:  
 
VARIETY:  Hardneck
 
Approx. 11-15 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
 

(GARLICFRECRE)

SKU GARLICFRECRE
Shipping Weight 0.0800kg

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