Botanical name: Allium sativum
Clumps of flat leaves grow from bulbs made up of several cloves. Cloves are the part of the plant with culinary value.
Garlic is a key ingredient in Indian and Asian dishes. Garlic helps ease cold symptoms and also has antiviral and antibacterial properties.
Best grown in a full sun position.
Lift bulbs in late summer and allow to dry in the sun before storing.
Grows 60cm high.