Chesnok Red Hardneck Garlic

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  • One Pound of Chesnok Red has between 40-65 cloves.
  • Before planting seperate cloves but leave the skins in tact.

Organic Chesnok Red Hardneck Garlic Seeds

Great for baking

Allium sativum
The most beautiful garlic you'll ever see.
Dry and peel back white wrappers to reveal bright purple striped skins. Heads have 6-10 cloves. Excellent flavor, especially when baked. Sweetness without overwhelming heat.
Product ID# , Certified Organic by NOFA-NY LLC , Grown in the Northeast

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Detailed Product Info

Garlic begins shipping in September.

Chesnok Red is a Purple Stripe variety of garlic, and perhaps the most beautiful garlic we offer. After drying, peeling back one or two white wrappers reveals bright purple striped skins. Each head has 6-10 cloves.

Chesnok Red is has excellent flavor, especially when baked. It's flavor imparts garlicky sweetness to cooked dishes, without overwhelming heat. This hardy garlic is relatively easy to grow, and it's cloves are tightly wrapped in beautiful pinkish-red skins. Stores moderately well, around 4-6 months if handled properly after harvest.

Grown at Skymeadow Farm, a Certified Organic farm in Cherry Valley, New York.

Garlic is sold in pound quantities. Please select the type of package you would like from the dropdown menu, and then enter how many you would like in the quantity box. (There are typically 50-65 cloves per pound; each clove successfully grown will produce a full bulb the following year.)

Order at any time! Garlic begins shipping in September. All orders containing garlic will be held for shipment until complete unless "split shipping" is selected at checkout.

Quick Facts
Planting Depth 1 to 2 inches
Spacing in Row 4 to 6 inches
Spacing Between Rows 12 inches
Height at Maturity 18 inches
Width at Maturity 12 inches
Growing Instructions

Plant in fall. See our in depth How to Grow Garlic article linked on the left.

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