Very easy to grow
Plant individual bulb segments (cloves) 10cm apart in rows 20cm apart. Plant upright, 2.5cm deep in heavy clay soil or up to 10cm deep in sandy soil.
Autumn planting produces higher yields as plants need one or two months at 0-10°c.
Dig up when first six leaves have turned yellow. Dry in the sun or in an airy shed.
|Width||5 - 10 cm|
|Grow With||Alliaceae (Leek, Onion)|
|Time To Harvest||From 20 weeks|
|Key Nutrients||Vitamin C, Fibre, Protein, Iron, Zinc|
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