Growing, Harvesting and Storing Garlic

garlic shoots emerging in the spring

Garlic, lovingly called “the stinking rose,” brings flavor to dishes from many of the world’s cuisines. Garlic’s proven health benefits were suspected long before chemical analysis and clinical trials were invented. This awesome bulb has had a mythos for centuries. It is no coincidence it was even thought to have supernatural powers such as keeping … Read more

Can You Plant Store Bought Garlic?

planted store-bought garlic growing in raised bed

Garlic is a popular plant that can be easily grown from cloves planted in the ground. But what if you don’t have time to wait for your garlic to grow? Can you plant store bought garlic and will it grow? Yes, you can plant store bought garlic. However, the quality of the garlic may not … Read more