Garlic

How To Grow Garlic
Garlic

How To Grow Garlic

Before we started gardening we thought garlic couldn’t be grown in the UK. In all honesty I never really spent much time thinking about where is came from. Now we know better. The UK is perfect for growing garlic. Garlic belongs to the alium family which also includes onions, shalotts […]

Garlic Varieties Table
Garlic

Garlic Varieties Table

There are many many different varieties of garlic. Here are some of the more popular ones with when to plant and whether they hard or soft neck varieties. [Table=5] For information on how to grow garlic check out out guide here. If you want to add more to the table […]

The Garlic Harvest
Garlic

The Garlic Harvest

We have lifted our first 23 bulbs of garlic (15 of [Illico] and 8 of [Purple Wight] in the last month both lots are drying nicely.  [Illico] is an early maturing hardneck variety (although the necks on ours don’t seem to be that hard!) and we could have harvested it […]