Growing Calendar for Jermor Shallot Sets
Delivery: Mid January to Early April
Get hold of banana shallot Jermor, famed in the growing world for its long, oval bulbs that make easy slicing in the kitchen. Shallot Jermor gives you good harvests of edible bulbs, enjoyed in the home-growing world for its sweet flavour and uniform bulbs that make easy picking from July.
Harvestable up to October, you can enjoy an autumn and winter’s worth of shallots on account of Jermor’s impressive storage capability.
Your shallot Jermor comes to you as pre-planted sets that come from certified virus-free and eelworm-free stock, giving you peace of mind you are investing in healthy and strong sets for successful harvests. With a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit the experts have given Jermor their seal of approval and are impressed with its growing attributes and flavour in the kitchen.
We recommend you plant your sets in spring, growing them in loose, well-drained yet fertile soil. Add a nutrient-boosting feed before planting your sets with Marshalls pre-planting Onion, Garlic and Leek fertiliser.
Firm and dry bulbs. They have not sprouted yet so cannot comment on germination rate
3rd batch of shallots were in good condition on arrival.
Arrived rotted. Disappointing as was reliant on these for my show shallots. Made a satisfactory alternative purchase (instead of refund) of some chrysanthemum of which postage was not charged.
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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days