Garlic plant grow and care – herbaceous of the genus Allium also known as Allium sativum, Garlic is a perennial plant because the vegetative reproduction of the bulbs, the bulb is biennial and used as annual plant, grow in mediterranean, desert, subtropical, temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-11.
Leaves green in the top white in bottom, the leave grow in radial growth, the young leaves start to grow from the middle.
Flowers small the color is white, the flower grow on stem as inflorescence in a umbel shape
Bulb is assemble from separate cloves, each clove cover with thin peel, in one bulb can be 5-10 cloves
Garlic plant for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy How to grow Name growing and care:
Mulch, rich soil, well drain soil, free of rocks, nitrogen
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed / Bulb (clove) Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction? No, but possible Difficulties or problems when growing: Aggressive Spring / Autumn Planting season: Onion fly, Onion thrips Pests and diseases: Pruning season: All smart How to prune: Stem of inflorescence Size of the plant? Bulb 3-7 cm (1-3 inches), leaves 40-100 cm 16-40 inches Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Summer Bloom season: General information about the flower Small white flowers that grow on stem as inflorescence in a umbel shape Thinning the bloom: Recommend to the thinning the stem of inflorescence unless the need in the seeds Pollination is done by: Bees Edible leaves Leaves harvesting season: All year Can be taken with the bulb or just some leaves at the time (better with the bulb) How to harvest the leaves? Information about leaves: Leaves green in the top white in bottom, the leave grow in radial growth, the young leaves start to grow from the middle. Uses of Name leaves: Eaten raw, cooked, spice, herbs Edible Roots Bulb is assemble from separate cloves, each clove cover with thin peel, in one bulb can be 5-10 cloves Information about Garlic’s bulb: When to pull up Garlic’s bulb: Summer Uses of Garlic bulb Eaten raw, cooked, spice, salad : Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Edible leaves Edible Roots Culinary uses Cooked Eaten raw Herbs Salad Spices Flower colors Climate Desert Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Winter harvest Plant growing speed Average growing plants Fast growing plants Plant life-form Deciduous Evergreen Geophyte Herbaceous Leaf plant Perennial plant Plant Uses Planting Season Autumn Planting Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 11 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9