Russian Red


Russian Red is a hardneck garlic of the Rocambole variety. It averages 6-10 cloves per bulb. Russian Red wrappers are purple with brownish skin around the clove. It stores 4-5 months under proper storage conditions.

Flavour: Russian Red has a strong flavour. It starts off strong and finishes with a warm, sweet aftertaste. Russian Red seems to be a cross between garlic and onion in flavour. 

Growing Conditions: Russian Red likes colder climates but avoid planting in sitting water.