Growing Calendar for The Garlic Farmers Duo - Autumn Planting
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Enjoy the characteristics of garlic Extra Early Wight and Elephant Garlic. Elephant Garlic gives you large bulbs, perfect for roasting. Both garlic varieties put up tall, impressive stems too to give you visual impact on your vegetable plot. What’s more, these stems taste great when lightly fried.
We’ve combined these two varieties in one great-value pack, ideal for autumn-planting. Both varieties settle well in the soil over winter, ready to put up strong, growing stems the following spring ready for May and June harvests.
You receive in total of two varieties, ready for planting. Simply plant the cloves around 15-20cm (6-8in) apart for Extra Early Wight and 30cm (12in) apart for the Elephant Garlic. Add a sprinkle of pre-planting garlic fertiliser to the soil to give your planting cloves a boost.
You receive two varieties:
Elephant Garlic x 6 planting cloves
Rare, mammoth garlic variety producing edible baseball-size bulbs and central tall flower stem.
Extra Early Wight x around 10-15 planting cloves
Pure-white garlic variety, early to harvest after autumn-planting. Bred and perfected on the Isle of Wight to suit UK growing conditions.
planted . . awaiting results
probably will know next year
garlic bulbs in very fine condition planted following day and 1 week later they are showing their heads
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 Garlic
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Swathed in spinach, mushrooms and cream sauce, this dish is perfect for year round dining - warming yet fresh and light.
Tender medallions of pork wrapped in a garlic cream sauce with mushrooms - a delightful dinner party dish which can be prepared in advance then gently re-heated as required.
When tomatoes are plentiful, home made tomato sauce is just the ticket. After processing in the food processor, I usually portion, add additional flavourings, such as chilli, smoked paprika, basil or mushrooms then freeze.
Swathed in freshly grated parmesan cheese this versatile vegetarian dish may be served as a starter or accompaniment: experiment with garlic, chilli and herbs to create your unique flavour.
Create a delicious pate, excellent when served with french bread as a starter.
Use fresh ingredients to create a delicious vegetarian friendly mushroom risotto.
Make a delicious mushroom soup. Delicous when served with soft fresh bread as a starter or serve in a larger portion to make a light and healthy lunch.
Intensely flavoured with a wonderful rich reddish-purple colour, purple basil, combined with rocket, produces a really gutsy flavoured pesto.
If you thought you didn't like the taste of Garlic, think again! Elephant garlic produces huge, delicious bulbs which are excellent when served roasted and marinated with butter and olive oil.
Use your fine homegrown basil and a fruity olive oil to encapsulate the summer flavours of the Mediterranean.
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