Susan Delafield Garlic - Heirloom Garlic
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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.
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 order now for delivery from Tuesday 22 January 2019. Please note that garlic is being sold in heads as opposed to cloves as the garlic is better stored in heads and produces stronger plants with better yields when broken into cloves just before planting. Listed below you will see the number of heads and approximate cloves (seeds) per head.
Cloves (Seeds) per head - Approximately 4-6
Available in packs of :
2 heads - Approximately 10 cloves(seeds)
20 heads - Approximately 100 cloves(seeds)
200 heads - Approximately 1000 cloves(seeds)
Pricing on larger quantities is available on request.
Each pack contains small to large heads.
Important to note
The Garlic being sold has been grown and harvested in South Africa and is direct from the farmer. The garlic is not imported. The varieties are acclimatized to South African conditions.