Susan Delafield Garlic - Heirloom Garlic

Seeds for Africa


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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. 

Harvest Time

Mid Season



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 sold out for the season. New season stock will be available from December 2017.

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.

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