Italian Locati (Silverskin) Seed Bulb
Italian Locati is an amazing Italian Silverskin with lovely intensity and traditional sharp and piquant flavours with just a touch of sweetness to balance the flavour profile. Profoundly delicious and an absolute must for having a long storing cultivar that will see you through to your next harvest after your main cooking garlic have finished.
Flavour: Intense, sharp, piquant & a little creamy.
Origin: Italy – Milan
Garlic seed bulb size: 50mm – 70mm (diameter)
Natural storage: 12 mths+
Plantable Cloves per Bulb: 9-15
Harvest: Late Harvest, when died back to 6 green leaves
Flavour intensity: 4.5/5
Heat intensity: 4.5/5
Flavour characteristics: Intense, sharp, piquant & a little creamy.
Culinary: Raw, Sautee & Slowfood
Climate: Mediterranean, Warm Temperate, Cool Temperate, Cold Climate
Regions: NSW, ACT, VIC, SA & TAS, WA
Growth cycle: 7.5 – 8.5 months
Bulb Arrangement: Oblong to rounded teardrop shape, white bulb skin
Clove Shape: Irregular rounded wedge & petal shapes