Martin Way Allotment Gardens Association

Onion sets, shallots and garlic for 2018

We are stocking the following onion sets, shallots and garlic in 2018:

Onion 'Centurion': An early maturing variety, reliable and heavy cropping.  Produces classic golden brown smooth-skinned bulbs that have good keeping ability. 

Onion 'Red Baron':   A variety producing dark red onions with a good strong flavour and excellent storing qualities. Makes an attractive addition to salads, as well as being excellent in stews or roasted.

Shallot 'Golden Gourmet':   A Dutch variety with improved yield, resistance to bolting and good storing properties.  It produces smooth, golden coloured, round bulbs.

'Garlic 'Flavor':  A soft neck variety from Italy which stores well, lasting many months under the correct conditions. The bulbs are white skinned, and the cloves have an attractive pink colour.

Garlic 'Arno':  A reliable cropper from France that performs well in our climate, producing medium sized cloves that have a medium garlic flavour.