Conventionally Grown Garlic, Elephant
(lb)

Mild Garlic Flavor That's A Great Keeper

Item Number: FP550

$3.99/Lb

Out of Stock.

Sold out for the season. Available again in August 2018.

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$3.99/Lb

Out of Stock.

Sold out for the season. Available again in August 2018.

Want to be notified when this item becomes available?

Description

We cannot delay ship garlic/shallots. They will be shipped as soon as they are in stock.

  • They call it Elephant because it gets so big! It looks, smells, and tastes like garlic but it's actually a member of the leek family. Cure for 30 days before using, or it will be bitter.
  • Raw flavor is like an intense green onion with a garlic taste, but we recommend using this cooked, not raw.
  • Delicious in chicken dishes, or as an onion or leek substitute in soups or stews.
  • A great keeper, storing up to a year.
  • Grows best where winters aren't too severe (sorry, Midwesterners). When raised in optimal conditions, this monster can be 4" across.
  • Packaged as a combination of bulbs and individual cloves by weight. Approximately 2-3 bulbs per pound, 5-6 cloves per bulb

Please note: Elephant garlic will look different than other varieties of garlic on arrival. The cloves may have separated from the bulb and the papery skins may be peeling. This is completely normal and will not affect viability.

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Features

  • Bulb
  • Container Compatible
  • Easily Established
  • Easy to Peel Cloves
  • Good for Beginners
  • Good Keeper
  • Mild Flavor

Characteristics

Planting Time Fall Garlic Type Artichoke
Approximate Harvest Time Early Summer, Late Summer Days to Maturity 120+ Days
Planting Time Fall
Garlic Type Artichoke
Approximate Harvest Time Early Summer, Late Summer
Days to Maturity 120+ Days

Useful Information

Planting & Growing Guide

Videos & Articles

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Shipping Information

We cannot delay ship garlic/shallots. They will be shipped as soon as they are in stock. Cannot ship to the following states: HI, PR, VI, ID, GU.

Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs. Dimensions: 7"L x 5"W x 5"H

Guarantee

Limited Seed Garlic Guarantee (When Planted by November 15th)

Claim Deadline is 45 Days from Purchase or Delivery. (Claims placed after December 31st will be denied.)

What We Guarantee
Our only guarantee is that the seed garlic we sell will germinate, provided you follow the steps listed in our Garlic Planting & Growing Guide. This guarantee is only available to customers who purchase their seed garlic directly from us.

What We Cannot Guarantee
We cannot guarantee that your garlic will remain alive & healthy, or sizes up properly, as there are too many variables beyond our control to be able to do so (i.e. soil preparation, fertilization, weed and pest control, temperature control, irrigation, etc).

How to Request a Credit
If you encounter a significant lack of germination of your garlic (over 50%), please contact us within 45 days of delivery. If we determine that your garlic had a significant lack of germination, we will issue you a credit (not a refund) for the purchase price of your garlic (excluding shipping).* This 45-day time frame is meant to allow you up to 2 weeks to plant your garlic, and up to 4 weeks to check for signs of growth.

(*) We reserve the right to not issue credit for items already replaced. We also reserve the right to require photographic evidence of the lack of germination of your garlic.

Reviews

Product Looks Good

Product looked very good upon arrival. Clean and dry as should be. Checked 2 weeks after planting and roots are beginning to grow!

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Large cloves of healthy- looking garlic.

The garlic cloves are large and healthy-looking. They arrived in a timely fashion
They were appropriately packaged. Good product.

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New product

Have not tried elephant garlic. The support is super

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Exactly what I was looking for

Nice healthy, big cloves of garlic that went straight back into the ground. My favorite part was the packaging: instead of packing peanuts of plastic, Pleasant Valley uses some kind of heavy duty perforator to turn cardboard into a light but sturdy nest. Love having 100% recyclable packaging.

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Large Healthy Bulbs

Great bulbs of garlic. Healthy, large, fresh bulbs for planting. Great buy!

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