Marbled Purple Stripe hardneck variety. There is another strain of Russian Red that is in the Rocambole sub group. Our Russian Red is a Marbled Purple Stripe variety. The cloves are quite large, so there will be fewer cloves per bulb, and fewer cloves per pound than the Purple Stripe group. Outer bulb skins have purple and white dappled coloration..
5-9 cloves per bulb. 35-40 cloves per pound. Late harvest. Store 6 months. Recommended for Zones 1-6. Produces scapes. Hot. Medium hot.
Please note: All garlic ordered now will be shipped starting mid September, 2021.
8 oz: $14.75. Limited supply, 1/2 pounds only please.