Garlic, Bogatyr (Organic, Pre-order ships fall 2022)

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Quick facts

*Pre-order, ships fall 2022

  • Marbled purple stripes
  • Great for northern climates but also widely adapted
  • A hot and spicey garlic!
  • Easy to peel cloves

Originally from Russia, this garlic keeps for a long time- 7 to 9 months!  Medium sized heads are made up of a few, large cloves, usually 4-6.  Closely related to another popular Russian heirloom- Metechi.  

This is a great garlic for garlic and honey fermentation!

How to grow it:

Plant individual cloves in fall, Sept-Nov, root side down, about 2 inches deep. Cover with straw mulch to help protect cloves from deep freezes. Harvest when leaves begin to dry down, around mid-July. Hang to let cure for 2-4 weeks in a covered location protected from direct sunlight.

Quantities are per pound.