Susan Delafield Garlic - Heirloom Garlic
Susan Delafield is one of the hottest and most flavourful Porcelain garlic's. It grows tall, produces large bulbs, and is more tolerant of wet conditions than most garlic varieties. Susan Delafield is listed in the Seeds of Diversity Canada catalogue of heritage varieties.
Flavour and Uses
Strong and spicy use in any dish that calls for a robust garlic flavour.
Appearance and size
Averages between 4 to 6 large cloves per bulb. Outer wrappers are snowy white and the clove skins tend towards purple-pink.
Harvest and Storage
Mid-season harvest. Storage you can expect between 8 to 9 months.
Best Planted in rows 30cm apart with 20cm between rows. The coverage that can be expected would be :
10 Cloves – 1m2
100 Cloves – 10m2
1000 Cloves – 100m2
Garlic is available to pre-order. The cloves will be ready to ship from the end of January in time for the ideal planting season. Should you order Garlic and add any other items to your order the entire order will be shipped together when the garlic is available for shipping.
Important to note
The Garlic being sold has been grown and harvested in the Western Cape and is direct from the farmer. The garlic is not imported. The varieties are acclimatized to South African conditions.