Home-grown garlic an easy, fun, and economical crop. How to plant and harvest garlic bulbs, shoots, and scapes for great cooking and better health. Click to read more or pin to save for later!
If you grow hardneck garlic you are in for a treat because the plant provides two harvests. A few weeks before the garlic bulb finishes growing, you will have an opportunity to harvest garlic scapes. These tender, mildly garlic flavored shoots are delicious. See how easy it is to harvest garlic scapes and ten creative ways to use them.
When To Harvest Garlic - So you planted garlic in the garden and you let it grow all winter and all spring and now you are wondering when you should be harvesting garlic. Read here to find out the best time to harvest garlic plants.
Garlic is not only an incredible culinary and medicinal plant, but is also incredibly easy to grow in your home garden! In this post, you'll find all that you need to know about growing, harvesting, and storing garlic. Homestead Honey | http://homestead-honey.com
HARVESTING GARLIC HEADS... Most “experts” say to harvest when several of the lower leaves go brown, but five or six up top are still green—and depending on the weather. Do not pull garlic out by the stems, use a spade to dig them out. Once unearthed brush off dirt as best you can and hang in a airy, dry place for a minimum of 2 weeks. It is important to keep them out of direct sunlight.