Growing Calendar for Shallot Sets - Red Gourmet
Delivery: Mid January to Late April
This is a very aromatic shallot with a lovely sweet taste. Superb for cooking where it adds great flavour to many dishes. It has attractive coppery-brown skin and sweet pink flesh.
They look excellent quality, only time will tell how good.
Fine, not yet planted but getting started very soon.
Sets looked healthy on arrival, or though postage was slow, planted the same day and showing signs of growth within 5 days.
Onions, shallots and garlic are all Alliums and prone to bolting, especially when the weather's cold and wet when it should be warm and sunny! Here's what to do...
Find out how to grow Onions & Shallots
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