Request a Catalog   |   Quick Order   |    E-mail Signup   |   1-877-564-6697
My Account   |   Wish List     Johnny's Selected Seeds Login
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Seed Starting Supplies Sale! FREE STANDARD SHIPPING On Orders Over $200!*
 E-mail Signup

Disease Resistance:

No disease information found.

Symbols Explained

No additional symbols for this product.


Camelot(F1) Shallot Seed


Product ID: 3065

Gourmet specialty item for winter sales.

Dark red shallot from seed with excellent flavor. Red skin contrasts nicely with white interior. Uniform, teardrop-shaped bulbs will not store quite as long as Conservor, but could last through the winter until April. Adaptability: 40-55° latitude. Avg. 128,900 seeds/lb. Packet: 250 seeds.

Product Price Qty
3065Packet  $4.95 
30651,000 Seeds  $15.00 
30655,000 Seeds  $62.85 
306525,000 Seeds  $272.75 
306550,000 Seeds  $473.00 
3065100,000 Seeds  $907.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   110


Shipping Information & Notes

Growing Information


CULTURE: Direct seed in early to mid spring (or in late summer to fall in areas where onions are seeded then) 1/2- 3/4" apart in a 2-4" wide band, 50 seeds/ft., 1/2" deep, rows 10-18" apart. Sown at this rate, from most seeds a single shallot will form; clusters will form if sown more thinly.
HARVEST: Harvest in summer when tops fall and begin to brown. Dry in an airy place. Store near freezing at 60-70% relative humidity.
DAY LENGTH: Like onions (see onion culture box), all shallots are day length sensitive. Bulb formation is triggered by long days. Time sowing so the plantlet has at least 3-4 leaves before the longest day.
BOLTING: Induced by exposure to cold temperatures after the plant has 3-5 leaves.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 50 seeds/row foot, 1,000 seeds/20', 1 1/2 million seeds/acre in rows 18" apart.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/LB.: 114,500-134,370 (Avg. 124,000).
PACKET: 250 seeds, sows 5'.

Recently Viewed


Choose Your Shipping Date

Please enter your zip code or select a hardiness zone from the menu below to view the recommended shipping date.

You may also manually select a ship date below.

Ship Date:
Want to change your ship date? Click on the drop down box and choose a different date.

Plant Shipping


Would you like to ship these plants together? Yes No

Incompatable lead time. Please select a new date for both items.

Johnny's Selected Seeds Email Contest Gift Certificate Give Away
Johnny's Farm Crew
Thank you for signing up for growing tips, exclusive offers, and new product info. Close