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There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). The major, botanical difference between the two is whether the...
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). There classic soft neck does not produce a central stalk and Garlic...
Black Garlic is a fermented food product and not a variety of garlic. Black Garlic is used in Asian Cuisine, but is becoming very popular in the west! Season Black Garlic is a food product and as such does not have a season. Availability Black Garlic is available in most Specialty...
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). There classic soft neck does not produce a central stalk and Garlic...
Elephant Garlic is a member of the Leek Family with "Garlic-esque" Properties.
"There are many miracles in the world to be celebrated and, for me, Garlic is the most deserving." -- Felice Leonardo (1924 - 1998)
A Garlic Scape is the Garlic Top, a Gourmet delight as a Young Shoot.
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Hard-Neck Garlic (described here) and Soft-Neck Garlic. The major, botanical difference between the two is whether the particular Garlic forms a hard flower stalk (Garlic Scape) or not. Hard Neck Garlic (Allium sativum...
Mexican Garlic is another instance, like Black Garlic, where the conventional wisdom gets it wrong. There is no species of Garlic named Mexican Garlic. They actually grow a few different cultivars of Garlic in Mexico such as (Mexican Red Garlic, Spanish Roja Garlic, or Purple Stripe...
Season Persian Star Garlic is available year round. Gluten Free Yes Low Fat Yes Low Calorie Yes
Porcelain Garlic is a sub-group of Hard Necked Garlic, which is one of the major classifications within the Garlic family. Porcelain Garlic, like Rocambole Garlic, to which it is often compared, produces a hard stalk (Garlic Scape) when its shoots push out of the ground. Because of the...
Season Portuguese Garlic is available year round. Gluten Free Yes Low Fat Yes Low Calorie Yes
Purple Stripe Garlic is a subgroup within the Hard Neck Garlics, which grow with a hard central stalk, also called a Garlic Scape. There are several types of Garlic within the Purple Stripe Garlic subgroup. All have a distinctive, bright purple streak on the bulb “paper”...
Rocambole Garlic, also known as “Giant Garlic” or even as a “Sand Leek,” is a Hard Neck Garlic variety. In fact, it is one of the best known types of Hard Neck Garlic. Rocambole Garlics produce large, rounded cloves with blunt tips that range in color from tan...
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). The major, botanical difference between the two is whether the...
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). The major, botanical difference between the two is whether the...
There are two major types of Garlic subspecies in the world: Soft-Neck Garlic (A. sativum sativum), sometimes called Braiding Garlic, Common Garlic or Italian Garlic and Hard-Neck Garlic (Allium sativum ophioscorodon). There classic soft neck does not produce a central stalk and Garlic Flower....
Season Whistling Garlic is available late Spring. Gluten Free Yes Low Fat Yes Low Calorie Yes