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Pink Garlic 'Carousel'

This keeps exceptionally well and has a good, sweet, mellow flavour.
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2 bulbs

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Flowers
May - July
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
sativum
Common name
Garlic
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
15cm (6in)
Cultivation
Plant autumn or early spring. Split the bulb into cloves and plant them individually, upright, with the flat base down and pushed into the soil to twice their own depth, spaced at intervals of 15cm. Can be grown in containers if kept watered.

Description

This keeps exceptionally well and has a good, sweet, mellow flavour. The bulbs are mid-sized and white with a hint of pink running through.

Care Tips

Keep the area weed-free until the foliage turns yellow in mid summer. If your soil his heavy then incorporate plenty of well-rotted manure or horticultural grit to improve drainage and feed the soil.