Metechi Garlic is a hardneck variety in the Marbled Purple Stripe family. Beautifully colored wrappers on large bulbs that contain 5-8 plump, rosy and tan colored cloves that are easy to peel. A robust garlic flavor that delivers a sharp bite, fiery hot when raw. Cooking will mellow down the heat while still delivering the robust garlic taste. Long storing.
Marbled Purple Stripe Garlic Information
Marbled Purple Stripe garlic is a hardneck variety that produces an edible garlic scape in the spring. Marbled Purple Stripe bulbs have blotches of color with faint streaks on the wrappers that house 4-7 plump, easy to peel cloves. They are a favorite for roasted garlic! Grows well in northern, cool climates. Storage life is approximately 4-6 months if kept in a dry, dark place. Average 55 cloves per pound.
Garlic Seed Shipping Information
Garlic seed bulbs will be reserved based on the date orders are received, on a first come ~ first served basis. Garlic seed bulbs will start shipping in late September through the middle of October. We will email you a tracking number once shipped. Garlic seed bulbs are shipped as whole bulbs.
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