Key Growing Information

Garlic | Key Growing Information

Written by our research team, this reference contains the essential information for growing softneck and hardneck (stiffneck) garlic varieties, including how to plant, top, harvest, cure, and store garlic bulbs. Read more for a successful harvest!
This Tech Sheet covers key points of short-term storage of seed garlic before planting, site selection, soil fertility, planting specifics, topping stiffneck garlic, harvesting, curing, and long-term storage of your crop. Follow these recommendations from our Research & Trialing team for best results.
Guidelines, specifics, and variety recommendations on best storage practices — temperature, humidity, and optimal shelf life — for enjoyment of classic storage crops such as roots and tubers like rutabagas, beets, turnip, cabbage, winter squash, potatoes, sweet potatoes, and leeks, well into the winter months.