Popular Name: Botanical Name: Plant Height: Plant Class: Pack quantity: 500g pack Item code: 42156 Despatch: From 4th February 2020.
The return of a great favourite. A vast improvement on the old traditional 'Dutch Yellow' for quality, shape and yield. Can be planted as early as January if soil conditions allow!
Sweeter and milder than onions, shallots have twice the amount of vitamin C and are also rich in vitamins A, B and E. They are invaluable in sauces, dressings, and salads, and notice how often TV chefs use them. This variety is really special and give great results when planted in the spring. All of our bulbs are certified as disease and virus free.
We supply individual, mature bulbs which, when re-planted, grow on to form clusters of up to 7 shallots usually ready to harvest in July. A 500g pack contains between 15 and 30 bulbs depending upon variety.
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