Canyone tell me why the garlic I planted last March had a humongous root system but no bulbs?
The soil is clay and we watered regularly. Too much watering?
was it supermarket garlic or seeds
hello Barbro, garlic is normally planted in autumn as it needs a period of cold weather to trigger bulb formation and needs up to 9 months in the ground. I'm in NZ and plant my garlic in April/May and harvest end Dec through to beginning of February depending on the variety. The undivided bulbs are called rounds and can be eaten or kept for replanting.