Do I cut off the flowers?

Garlic is probogated by dividing the bulbs not by harvesting the seed. When the flowers come up cut them off to keep the plant putting its energy into the bulb. “Soft Neck” varieties do not flower as a result of selective plant breeding.

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About Rob Webster

Hello, I am a qualified horticulturalist and have been growing garlic for 25 years. We grow Garlic, chemical free, using no machinery, in the mountains of central northern New South Wales. Family run hobby farm, garlic available for sale by post.
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