Yellow shallot

Shallot 'Golden Gourmet'

Yellow shallot - Shallot  'Golden Gourmet'

Common Name: Yellow shallot
Genus: Shallot
Cultivar: 'Golden Gourmet'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables

Height: 0.30 m (30 cm)
Spread: 0.10 m (10 cm)

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: any soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Other features: each pack includes growing instructions and recipes
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Sets are the easiest way to grow shallots in the garden. Planted very early in the season in mid-February if possible they mature faster than those grown from seed. 'Golden Gourmet' is a very high yielding Dutch variety that can be harvested as early as July. It has a golden brown skin stores well and has better resistance to bolting than many other varieties.

  • Garden care: Plant onion sets from mid-February to March 15cm (6in) apart in rows 30cm (12in) apart. Lift the onions when they are mature and allow them to dry before using.

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