75 to 125 BULBILS:
Mid Season to Late Season MATURE:
6 to 8 STORAGE:
GROUP: Purple Stripe
FLAVOUR: Rich, sweet, complex, strong.
DESCRIPTION: This varietal has proved reliable and vigorous in the field with characteristics similar to a Porcelain. Chesnok Red can claim a Heritage variety and may be among the oldest of all garlics. The bulbs are large with purple striped wrappers. The garlic produces a medium to strong heat that is well balanced with Purple Stripe full flavour along with a mellow lingering aftertaste. It is superb for cooking and offering a distinctive taste.