Kings Seeds

Solent Wight Garlic Sets

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Description

Solent Wight is the gardeners choice with this being an improved selection of Solent Wight, producing larger quality bulbs than many will have thought it not possible to grow. It keeps well to March and beyond next year. This variety has an aroma and bouquet without compare - giving excellent length and strength.

Cloves: 12 - 16 cloves per bulb (Price per bulb)

Expected size: 40-60mm

Horticultural Group: Silverskin

Origins: Picardy

Planting: November to March

Harvesting: Late July

Where to Sow

Plant the cloves 20-40mm deep, 12 to 15 cm apart, in rows 30 to 45cm apart root down,
pointed end up into free draining soil. Keep it watered from April through to approximately July 20th .

What to do Next

Harvest should follow as soon as the plants bend over, in the following three weeks, no later. Dig carefully under the plants with a fork or spade, lift the garlic and hang or place in trays in a warm, dry place – a conservatory, glasshouse, poly tunnel or open covered area with free air movement.