Shallots

Chosen for consistent performance in the home garden, shallots are the connoisseurs pickled onion. The small, globe shaped shallots have a mild onion flavour with a hint of garlic. The bulbs may be used in place of onion in many recipes and the leaves can be cut and used like chives or spring onions.

  • After Harvest: Pickling, salads, soups and casseroles.
  • Position: Full sun.
  • Planting: 5-10cm apart.
  • Maturity: 8-10 weeks.
  • Catalogue ID: 5923
  • Variety ID: 900