Shvelisi Chesnok Red (Std Purple Stripe) Seed Bulb

$9.50 incl. GST

Amazing new Shvelisi Chesnok Red, from the same region as Dunganski, but with a slightly smoother, creamier and somewhat livelier flavour.  Great as an all-rounder, with 7-9 months of storage, it is easy to use in all Seasons and all culinary styles, shining when roasted.  Strong vigour plants, requiring their scapes to be removed to optimise bulb size.

Origin:  Uzbekistan / Kazakhstan (Russian) Region
Garlic seed bulb size:  50mm – 80mm (diameter)
Natural storage: 7-9 mths+
Plantable Cloves per Bulb:  7-9
Harvest:  Late Harvest, when died back to 4 green leaves
Flavour intensity:  4.4/5
Heat intensity:  4.2/5
Flavour characteristics: Sweet, creamy garlic, little zing
Culinary:  Raw, Sautee & Slowfood & Roasting
Climate:   Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate, Cold Climate
Regions:  Cooler regions of NSW & SA,  ACT, VIC, TAS
Growth cycle:  7.5 – 8.5 months
Bulb Arrangement: Very radial rounded
Clove Shape:  Long tipped wedge-shaped

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