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Description

Attractive red skin and light pink flesh. Rich, mildly sweet flavor is reminiscent of onions and garlic. Great for fresh-eating in salads, adding to sautées, and roasting. Each bulb grows to yield 3 to 4 shallots. Plants are not prone to bolting, but any bolting plants can be removed and used as scallions. Harvest in summer after leaves wither. Stores well.

Characteristics

Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Small - Medium
Pollination Self-pollinating
Ripens/Harvest Harvest When Leaves Wither Above Shallot Neck
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.2 - 6.8
Taste Excellent Flavor
Texture Crisp/firm
Years to Bear 1
Zone Range 3 - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 3 - 9
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety is self pollinating.

In many cases, you may still want to plant pollinating partners to increase the size of your crops, but with self-pollinating varieties doing so is optional. You'll get fruit with only one plant!

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
inside color and non-GMO
Catherine S on May 3, 2018
inside color and non-GMO
Catherine S on May 3, 2018
Recently started using shallots in kitchen - love them and I have always gotten quality plants from Stark. Also like planting new items in garden.
JIMMIE J on May 3, 2018
Recently started using shallots in kitchen - love them and I have always gotten quality plants from Stark. Also like planting new items in garden.
JIMMIE J on May 3, 2018
About how many bulbs come with each order?
Becca on Feb 24, 2018
BEST ANSWER: There are 4-5 bulbs in a half pound. If we can further assist you please give us a call at 800-325-4180.

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