Garlic bulb forming on above-ground stem of plant

Garlic    Syracuse, NY

Can anyone tell me what's going on with this garlic? It's bulbing out from the stem!

Asked by: Matt (9 points)   Posted:July 15, 2015

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Hints for growing garlic?

Garlic    Johannesburg, South Africa

Any hints on how to grow garlic would be much appreciated.. edit: Thanks for your answers! next question is - where would it be best to get good quality cloves for planting? I was thinking to just buy from the grocery store and plant?

Asked by: Cornelis (7 points)   Posted:January 9, 2014

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Does softneck garlic produce scapes

Garlic    Canada

Hello Plantvillage, does softneck garlic produce scapes as hardneck does? Thanks!

Asked by: acuna_matata (4 points)   Posted:August 30, 2013

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Leaves are premature yellowing

Garlic    Burma

My garlic leaves are yellowing prematurely. I cannot find any pest or other likely pest symptoms. They have been grown 1 month and 10 days ago. Please give some suggestion how should I control. Thank you.

Asked by: Kornkham Sengsawan (1 point)   Posted:November 16, 2017

1 answer    404 views

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When to plant sprouted garlic

Garlic    MA

I have been given a sprouted soft neck garlic clove and I'm not sure what to do with it. When is the best time to plant, can I do it now? I'd prefer to plant in a container kept outdoors if possible. How should I correctly store this until planting?

Asked by: Sarah E (1 point)   Posted:July 4, 2013

1 answer    2457 views

Yellowing of leaf
Leaf yellowing

Garlic    None Given

I planted garlic 20 days back, with all the recommendations. Till 2nd leave it was fine but as the 3rd leaf came , the 1st & 2nd leaf started getting yellow. What is the reason and remedy? Please help.

Asked by: Abhishek Sihag (1 point)   Posted:November 8, 2016

1 answer    534 views

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When should garlic cloves sprout?

Garlic    None Given

I planted a few garlic cloves for the first time in the Fall and I am eagerly awaiting them sprouting in the spring. How quickly does garlic tend to emerge? Is there any chance that a cold wet winter could have damaged them?

Asked by: Angie Hayes (1 point)   Posted:March 13, 2013

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Over wintering garlic

Garlic    None Given

I planted garlic and Tohono O'odham onions in early October, expecting a frost by late October. No frost yet and they are both coming up strong. Will they be alright for overwintering for summer harvest?

Asked by: Chris (1 point)   Posted:November 5, 2016

2 answers    438 views

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root structure

Garlic    None Given

trying to find out about the garlic root structure

Asked by: thomas (1 point)   Posted:August 9, 2017

1 answer    297 views

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yellowish leaves

Garlic    India

20 Day crop becoming yellowish color leaves; what is the chemical treatment to cure this suffering?

Asked by: dinesh (1 point)   Posted:November 5, 2015

1 answer    1042 views

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Can I grow garlic in pots on patio?

Garlic    MA

I think I want to try growing elephant garlic but I wondered if I can grow these in pots placed in a sunny part of my patio? The aim is to save some space, is elephant garlic suited to containers? How deep would it need to be?

Asked by: Sarah E (1 point)   Posted:April 3, 2013

1 answer    3897 views