Ships in September for fall planting! GROWN NATURALLY WITHOUT THE USE OF CHEMICALS AND PESTICIDES Chesnok Red Naturally Grown Garlic Bulbs Hardneck GarlicPurple Stripe9-12 Med/Large Cloves/BulbRobust, very hardy, great performer in most US RegionsGrows well in Northern and Southern StatesBeautiful red striped bulbs for great market appealGarlic flavor: Always a taste test winner with a rich sweet flavor when roasted and sautéed. Great raw too with a medium not to overpowering garlic flavor which is great in olive oil and salad dressing.Storage: Longer into spring.Collected in 1985 in the village of Shvelisi in the southern republic of GeorgiaThe bulb and clove amounts are ESTIMATES to help you determine how much garlic there is by weight for help with planting and spacing. Approx. 8-12 bulbs per pound and 72-96 cloves per lb. plants 36-48 linear feet at 6” spacing.