- This garlic is often used in French kitchens, ideal for slow cookers.
- Sweet and sharp
- Easy to grow at home.
- Takes about 3 to 4 months to grow
- Available from Amazon
Example Messidrome garlic recipes
Messidrome garlic (Also known as French Garlic) is the type of garlic very often used in French kitchens.
How to grow Messidrome garlic
The French Messidrome Garlic is very easy to grow, but (like all garlics) it does tend to smell when growing – you won’t notice it outside (terrace, balcony, etc.) but will notice it indoors.
The skins are a nice off-white with a purple blush and it produces 8-10 cloves per head.
Sweet and sharp with a regular garlic taste.
- Soil: light sandy, rich fertile
- Hardiness: hardy
- Height: 60cm (24in)
- Spread: 15cm (6in) Softneck garlic.