Photo courtesy of Van Bloem Gardens
Allium Sativum 'Elephant'
Forms long, narrow flat leaves, white flowers on a tall stalk and an edible, stongly scented bulb divided into bulbets or cloves, contained in a whitish skin. This variety is known for its extremely large bulbs.
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Gophers love garlic; protect your beds with gopher wire or traps.
Garlic Growing and Maintenance Tips
Plant 3 - 4 inches deep some 6 to 8 inches apart in fall, about 4-6 weeks before the first hard freeze in order to establish roots. Can also be spring planted.
Allium Sativum 'Elephant' Characteristics
- Rabbit Resistant
- Deer Resistant
- Sun Tolerant
Growth Rate in the Garden
Soil Moisture Needs