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Garlic (Allium sativum)


Annual

Culinary

Medicinal
Height: 2 - 3 feet
Aspect: Full sun
Soil Type: Free draining
Uses: Culinary
Care: Keep well weeded and avoid over watering
Usually available: February to May
Pot size supplied: Grown in a 10 cm (4 inch) pot
Hardiness: LEVEL 1 - see 'Description' tab below
Description:

Garlic (Allium sativum)

Garlic – Allium sativum

Garlic – Allium sativum is the popular culinary bulb. A hardy perennial grown as an annual. A bulb encased in a white paper layer with straight green leaves

Plant in a sunny site in light soil.

Harvest the bulbs when the leaves die back. Alternatively you can also harvest the leaves as you would chives. A very pungent but valuable herb it can be added to many dishes.

Garlic is a powerful antiseptic and is also said to lower blood pressure and perhaps reduce cholesterol levels.

£2.40

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Product Description

This plant is grown in a 4″ (10cm) pot. It is ready to be placed (weather permitting) into it’s final position. You will receive an instruction label which gives you further cultural instructions.

Note: If the Plant is in season but not in stock it may be available in small quantities. please contact us for stock. Read more on availability here

This plant is LEVEL 1 – Fully hardy UK wide

These levels are determined by Norfolk Herbs and are to be used simply as a guide. Our levels go from 1 (fully hardy) to 6 (requires a heated environment over winter).

Additional information

Weight.5 kg
Height

2 – 3 Foot

Life Cycle

Annual

Colour

Whites and Creams

Ideal for Bee & Butterfly

No

Medicinal

Medicinal

Planting Position

Full Sun

Herbs for Tea

No

Ideal for Tubs & Containers

No

Culinary Herbs

Fish, Pork, Poultry, Red Meat & Game, Sauces, Oils and Vinegars, Soups, Vegetables

Scented

Pungent

Herb Group

Other

A-Z

G

Width / Spread

Under 1 foot

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