Shallot - Allium cepa var. aggregatum

When to plant iSowing / transplanting
When to harvest iHarvest period
Height iAverage height
18 inches (46 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
1 inches (3 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.25 inches (0.6 cm)
Shallot growing conditions
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Photo by Fairfax County
Common names: Eschalot
Vegetable type: Bulb & stem (23)

Shared family: Amaryllidaceae (10)