Inside, there will be 8 to 12 cloves, with distinct tips, and off-white skin with purplish-streaks. The cloves will be of different sizes, in a few layers.
They have full flavour, occasionally even hot.
The garlic belongs to the Silverskin sub-group of softneck garlics.
Stores well, 8 to 10 months.
Rose du Var Silverskin Garlic originated in France.