Red Russian (Rocambole) Seed Bulb


A new Rocambole offering a complex flavour range of deep, spicy and creamy.  Another all-rounder that can be used raw, sauteed, roasted and has great depth even for slow food.  Great skin colour and more complete clove skins (which are often an issue with Rocamboles.

Flavour: Deep  spicy & extra creamy – symphony of flavours
Heat:  Moderate heat, immediately there, persistent in raw and cooked

Origin:  Russian
Garlic seed bulb size:  40mm – 80mm (diameter)
Natural storage: 5-6 mths+
Plantable Cloves per Bulb:  7-9
Harvest:  Late Harvest, when died back to 4 green leaves
Flavour intensity:  4.7/5
Heat intensity:  4.0/5
Flavour characteristics: Deep, spicy & extra creamy
Culinary:  Raw, Sautee & Slowfood & Roasting
Climate:   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:  Blunt tip, rounded wedge shape

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