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Shallots, Large Multiplying Onion Sets, Mild Flavor, 12 Ounce Pack

Regular price $16.99

large sets, 12 ounces

Shallots are multiplier onions. 

This means that the bulb divides into a number of cloves or small bulblets which remain attached to the base. Shallots have a milder flavor than other onions. Shallots add a mild flavor to soups, salads and other foods.

Height: 18 - 24 inches.

Spacing: 6 - 8 inches apart in rows 8 inches apart.

Depth: Plant bulbs in a 1 inch trench with the pointed end up. Cover them with soil and tamp with the back of a hoe.

Spread: 4 - 6 inches.

Sun/Shade: Full sun.

Foliage: Green onion-like foliage.

Fruit: The shallots have a hint of purple color.

Days To Maturity: Needs approximately 4 months to reach maturity.

Soil Requirements: Sandy soil, very adaptable.

Growth Rate: Needs approximately 4 months to mature.