The 2013 garlic harvest is IN and lookin' good! However (and this is a big however), quantities are limited. I cut back on both the number and varieties of bulbs this year. This blogpost givesa few reasons why. If you are in the Sequim, WA area, we still have some for sale, while they last!
Critical time in the garlic patch! Yellow tips? Yellowing leaves? How much to water? Fertilizer? Cut the scapes or not? When to harvest? Part science; part experience; part juju. I hope we can answer your questions.
It's been awhile since I've played harmonica for the ol' garlic patch (or at least shared it). We are bringing her into the kitchen for her own protection… bwahahahaha
Got garlic? One can never have too much. See what it's like to be surrounded by about 1000 bulbs and over 130 pounds of this fragrant stuff -- swooooon...
Our garlic harvest was a full month later than in some years, but yes – the garlic is in and hanging in the shed – AND THE GOOD NEWS IS: IT LOOKS FANTASTIC!