top of page


Image by Barbara Cilliers

They are grow in the same way as onions

You can now get shallot seeds that will produce

one shallot per seed. Sets will break apart and

4 or 5 shallots will grow out from this. 

Depending how big you would like them to be depends

on the spacing. 5- 10cm apart but with rows only 10-15cm




Ambition = rounded with strong flavour from seeds

Golden gourmet = heavy set cropper that has yellow skin and is round

zebrune = long banana sets with a mild taste

Between each plant

Between each row

bottom of page