Garlic is a staple both in our meals and in our gardens. Besides adding flavor to our food, it has many unexpected health benefits. Because it’s used so often, it might be beneficial to grow your own supply if you have a garden or live on a homestead. It does much more than just ward off vampires!
The opportunity to grow your own garlic gives you a convenient and pesticide-free way to flavor your meals. You must know which method to use when planting it, what types of garlic are best for your location, whether or not to use fertilizer and what to do when it’s time to harvest and store it.
Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about planting, storing and harvesting garlic!