How to Grow, Harvest & Preserve Garlic in a Braid?

Answer If you're like me, you eat garlic everyday of the week. Breakfast, lunch and dinner, bring it on! This is exactly why I needed to learn how to grow, harvest and preserve my own garlic, so that I co... Read More »

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How do I harvest& preserve black walnuts?

HarvestHarvest black walnuts when they are ripe. Wear gloves and long sleeves when harvesting to prevent staining and skin irritation. Check for ripeness by examining the walnut husk. Ripe walnuts ... Read More »

How do I harvest elephant garlic?

HarvestHarvest elephant garlic in dry weather when the leaves begin to turn yellow and die back. Elephant garlic is larger than regular garlic and has fewer bulbs per clove. A clove of garlic lies ... Read More »

When to Harvest Garlic Chives?

Clumps of thin, tubular, gray-green leaves rise from the fast-growing bulbs of garlic chives (Allium tuberosum). Also called Chinese chives or Oriental garlic, chopped leaves make tasty additions t... Read More »

How to Braid Garlic?

A garlic braid is a tidy way to store your garlic. But there are more benefits in learning how to braid garlic than for its looks. It is more convenient to break off a head of garlic when you need ... Read More »