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Garlic crop diary

4th May - Bed dug over with manure and clay, ready to plant Garlic.

4th May – Bed dug over with manure and clay, ready to plant Garlic.

29th May - Bulbs are shooting, weeding begins

29th May – Bulbs are shooting, weeding begins

9th June - Growing well

9th June – Growing well

22nd June - Keeping the weeds down and watering if dry

22nd June – Keeping the weeds down and watering if dry

26th October - Harvest time. Dying back, but still a few green leaves to form a sheath on the bulbs

26th October – Harvest time. Dying back, but still a few green leaves to form a sheath on the bulbs

A great haul, ready to hang in the shed to dry and eat :)

A great haul, ready to hang in the shed to dry and eat 🙂

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2 responses to “Garlic crop diary

  1. Pingback: Plant your Garlic! | Transition Town Guildford

  2. Learnt so much, especially pictures showing when to harvest. Thank you.

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