0844 557 1850 Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company's access charge

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Our 5 star promise

Delivering quality plants since 1973

Home


Special Offers

Snips only £1.99 with every order

48 plug plants only £4.95 with every order or FREE with orders over £50

6 alstroemeria plug plants only £3.98 with orders over £20

GarlicAllium sativum

Just £6.99

Description How to Grow More Info Delivery
Enjoy the flavour of your own home grown garlic! With a multitude of culinary uses, garlic is an easy to grow, low maintenance crop. Each bulb can be split to give around 15 cloves which are planted individually. Spring planted garlic will be ready to harvest in August and store for up to 3 months. 4 bulbs supplied.

Weed rows of garlic regularly. Garlic is undemanding and will only require watering during particularly dry periods. Harvest garlic in August, when the leaves begin to turn yellow, by loosening them from the ground with a trowel. Gently wash and dry garlic bulbs, then place them in a warm dry position to dry out, prior to storing them. Bulbs can then be stored in good condition for up to 3 months.
Plant spring crops of garlic in rows on any well drained soil in full sun. It is important that the soil does not become waterlogged so incorporate plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost to improve drainage and feed the soil. On particularly heavy soils, plant garlic in raised beds. Carefully split the bulb into individual cloves. Plant each clove with the pointed end facing upwards at a depth of 2cm (1") below the surface of the soil. Garlic cloves should be spaced 10cm (4") apart, leaving 45cm (18") between each row.

Delivery

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes etc are delivered at the appropriate time for planting and will be stated on the product page or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed or plants incur a delivery charge of £3.95.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details and details of any surcharges that may apply to certain destinations.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

For your complete peace of mind, our Home and Garden products may be returned to us within 30 days of purchase for a refund of the purchase price. Items must be returned unused, at your cost and in mint condition. All items carry a manufacturer's 12 month defects warranty.

Reviews