2 'Cristo Garlic' Garlic Bulbs

Code: PL9430
2 'Cristo Garlic' Garlic Bulbs

2 "Cristo" Garlic Bulbs

The allium sativum "Cristo" garlic is a softneck variety that is suitable for Spring or Autumn planting. These plants produce large pure white garlic bulbs with cloves that form an elegant bouquet. Cristo garlic can be cooked into a range of dishes and has great storage potential. The plants are reliable and easy to grow.

Variety Information

Size 2 Bulbs
Type Garlic
Hardiness Fully Hardy
Planting Time January - March
Planting Depth 3cm (1 Inch)
Planting Distance 8-15cm (3-6 Inches)
Harvesting Time From Late June
Uses Multipurpose


Easy To Grow
Good Storage Capabilities

Planting Tip

If the ground is too wet, consider planting in raised beds.
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Garli is easy to grow. Below we address some common queries:

  • Hardiness: garlic is fully hardy and are well-suited to the UK's climate.
  • Planting In Pots: suitable for growing in pots at least 20cm (8in) in diameter and depth.
  • Position: plant in full sun for best results.
  • Soil Types: garlic can be planted in any type of soil.

Soil Preparation: dig in plenty of compost or well-rotted manure before planting.

Planting Distance: plant shallot sets 8-15cm (3-6in) apart 3cm (1in) deep so the tip is showing, in rows 30cm (12in) apart.

Pest Control: ensure good soil sterilization, rotational practices, and crop nutrition to reduce risk of pests.

Watering Requirements: water regularly, particularly during dry spells.

For a more detailed guide please read our blog below.

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Our bulbs are all harvested at just the right time to ensure they are of the best quality and size. With careful handling and specialised packaging, we can assure you that your bulbs will arrive in perfect condition.


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