German Red is a beautifully colored hardneck garlic from the rocambole family of garlics, which tend to grow better in cold winter climates. There are 6-9 good sized cloves situated around the central stem. The color of the skin on the cloves may be purple and brown to a brilliant red. It has a hot and spicy flavor lending itself to Mexican and other Latin American dishes. Bulbs measure about 2" in diameter. Expect an average of 40 cloves per lb. AVAILABLE AS CERTIFIED ORGANIC GARLIC.