ITALIAN WHITE (Garlic)

WAS $5.20
NOW $3.64
Sale Ends in
23:59 pm, 30 June 2021
Sold Out


***NOT TO TAS***   (Allium sativum)  Pure white, occasionally with purple blotching or striping especially in cooler areas, with creamy white to tan coloured cloves.  Great for braiding.  Mainly grown in northern SA and Victoria, all of NSW. But also southern Victoria, Tasmania and WA.

HARVEST:  Late Harvest
 
STORAGE:  Medium to Long - up to 8 months
 
TYPE:  Artichoke
 
VARIETY:  Softneck
 
_______________________________________________________________________________________
 
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

(GarlicITAWHI)

SKU GarlicITAWHI
Shipping Weight 0.0200kg
Shipping Width 0.010m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.010m

Be The First To Review This Product!

Help other The Lost Seed users shop smarter by writing reviews for products you have purchased.

Write a product review

Send us a photo
(All images recieved will be displayed on this page)


More From This Category


AJO DE CAMBIO

AJO DE CAMBIO

***NOT TO TAS*** (Allium sativum) White, papery bulbs to 4.5cm across with a hint of pink throughout. Cream splashed with pink coloured cloves disp

Now $4.34

Out Of Stock
On Sale
AJO ROJO

AJO ROJO

SOLD OUT UNTIL 2022 ***NOT TO TAS*** (Allium sativum) Distinctive, attractive, bulb with red / burgundy clove wrappers, pungent aroma with sweet tas

Now $4.17

Out Of Stock
On Sale
AUSTRALIAN PURPLE

AUSTRALIAN PURPLE

SOLD OUT UNTIL 2022 ***NOT TO TAS*** (Allium sativum) Medium purple bulbs containing purple stripes. Mild heat with strong flavour. Hardneck var

Now $3.36

Out Of Stock
On Sale
CALIFORNIA LATE

CALIFORNIA LATE

***NOT TO TAS*** (Allium sativum) Originating in USA. Large cloves with a distinct purple splash of colour which deepens in cooler weather. Very s

Now $4.17

Out Of Stock
On Sale