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30/07/2013 at 15:53

I recently harvested my garlic. The bulbs have grown to about pin-pong ball size but are solid rather than separate cloves. They were planted in the ground on 16th January so had a good period of cold weather! ( I understand they need this). Does anyone have any idea why this has happened.

30/07/2013 at 17:34

I got that once when I bought a bargain corner pot of something labelled garlic at the end of the planting season.

I never did discover if they were garlic and, if so, why they were like that but they certainly tasted of garlic and it made the job of peeling fantastically easy!

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