True Shallot Bulbs... Where???

HerrGothicSeptember 6, 2012

Does anyone have true french shallots???

I would like to plant some in my garden this year, and would like to avoid the seed'ed varities I am seeing in all the seed retailers online. I looked into a French seed company and found certified Shallot bulbs but these can't be shipped to the US (think politics). Does anyone have any or know a place to get them?

I have seen the small gray traditional shallots, but I am also looking for the larger ones you see at French markets.

Thanks,

Sean

Spokane, WA

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gemini_jim(7 MD)

They sell them at Southern Exposure Seed Exchange, but get your order in soon or they may sell out!

Here is a link that might be useful: Grey Shallots from SESE

    Bookmark   September 7, 2012 at 12:39PM
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