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Garlic Gardening Guides for Teachers


Garlic Gardening Guides for Students + Teachers + Organic School Gardens …

Garlic Gardening Guides for Students + Teachers + Organic School Gardens
For more information, Please see websites below:
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Healthy Foods Dramatically Improves Student Academic Success
City Chickens for your Organic School Garden
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  • 1. Garlic Vegetable
  • 2. Garlic Growing guide Autumn planting produces higher yields as plants need one or two months at 0-10oC. Remove weeds carefully. Water fortnightly in dry weather GROW PLANT Suggested varieties: Printanor,Thermidrome Plant individual bulb segments (‘cloves’) 10cm apart in rows 20cm apart. Plant upright, 2.5cm deep in heavy clay soil; up to 10cm deep in sandy soil Equipment needed Airy shed Dig up plants when the first six leaves have turned yellow. Handle carefully to avoid bruising. Dry in the sun or an airy shed EAT J Vegetable Spring Term F M Sow indoors A Summer Term M J J Sow outdoors 2.5cm = 1 inch 30 cm = 1 foot A Plant out/transplant Autumn/Winter Term S O N D Harvest Use cloche Easy! Average time to harvest From 20 weeks Germination time Cloves sprout in two weeks Average plant size 30cm tall, 5-10cm wide Family group to grow with Alliaceae: leek, onion Seed saving group 5 - Specialist or not applicable Key nutritional content Fibre, vitamin C, protein, iron, zinc