|Late March 2015|
If by chance we start getting lots of spring moisture it's a good idea to remove the mulch around the garlic to prevent any mold problems or slugs.
|Late March Snow 2015|
Then it is wait for the scapes - the gorgeous flower stalks that form on the hardneck varieties. Bulb harvest won't be until until June or early July. I'll leave it here for now and pick up another writing when the scapes arrive. In the meantime enjoy the daily stroll to check on your rocamboles and purple stripes. It's not too soon to memorize the recipe for 40 Clove Garlic Chicken from The Stinking Rose Restaurant in San Francisco.
|Spring Crop a Few Years Ago|