WHITE CROOKNECK

$5.20
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***NOT TO TAS***   (Allium sativum)   Large white bulbs with beautiful, plump, white cloves of equal size.  Easy to peel & separate with a space between cloves.  Flavour is quite strong starting at sweet & garlicy then ending with a strong pungency.
 
HARVEST:  Early to Mid Season
 
STORAGE:  Short to Medium - 5 to 6 months
 
TYPE: Turban
 
VARIETY:  Hardneck 
 
Approx. 10-12 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
 

(GarlicWhiCro)

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

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