Garlic plants can be grown from
bulbs purchased in a grocery store.
Harvest the bulbs by digging the entire plant when the tops start to dry: that's the sign the bulbs are mature. Mature plants take 90 days from planting. Use the plumpest cloves for cooking and plant the others.
Types of Garlic
Few varieties of garlic are available. Grow plants from cloves purchased from the grocery.
In the next section, we'll talk about selecting and preparing garlic.
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