White Garlic

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White Garlic

SKU: 841065115847
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  • Great all-purpose, porcelain type, hardneck garlic that produces 6-8, easy to peel cloves
  • Excellent, strong flavour that becomes sweet and mild when cooked
  • Excellent storage life, these garlic bulbs can remain fresh for an impressive 6-8 months

How many plants do I need? Recommend spacing 15 cm.

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About White Garlic

German White Garlic is very sturdy porcelain-type hardneck garlic, yielding 6-8 cloves arranged around the central stem. Characterized by its large, plump cloves and an ivory-white papery skin, this garlic variety boasts a rich and bold taste which transforms into a sweet and mild flavour when cooked. From enhancing roasted meats to infusing sauces, soups, and stews, White Garlic proves its versatility in the kitchen.

This late-season "porcelain" variety produces scapes in June just before bulb harvest. While the bulbs are typically large and bright white, occasional streaks of purple or copper may appear depending on growing conditions. Harvesting the scapes allows the bulbs to grow even larger. Known for its excellent storage life, these garlic bulbs can remain fresh for an impressive 6-8 months.

  • Blooms in
    Blooms in Summer
  • Height
    Height 40-60 cm (16-24 in)
  • Planting Depth
    Planting Depth 5 cm (2 in)
  • Packaged
    Packaged Canada
  • Hardiness Zone
    Hardiness Zone 3-10
  • Light Requirements
    Light Requirements Full sun
  • Bulb size
    Bulb size #1
  • Spacing
    Spacing 15-20 cm (6-8 in)
  • Origin
    Origin Canada
  • Watering
    Watering Moderate
  • Usage
    Usage Container Garden, Culinary Garden, Garden Bed
  • Plant Characteristics
    Plant Characteristics Deer Resistant, Heirloom, Edible, Outdoor
  • Winterization
    Winterization Yes
  • Plant Life Cycle
    Plant Life Cycle Perennial

How to Grow Garlic

Planting Garlic

  • These bulbs can be grown in almost any soil as long as it is well-drained and fertile.
  • Break the garlic head into cloves before planting.
  • Plant them with the pointy end up about 5 cm (2 in) deep and 15 to 20 cm (6 to 8 in) apart.
  • Water thoroughly after planting.

Growing Garlic

  • Weed regularly when plants start growing.
  • Water as needed during active growth periods, but allow the soil to become dry between watering.
  • All-purpose garden fertilizer applied at the beginning and middle of the growing season is effective.
  • Growing garlic is also a way to prevent insect infestations in the garden.

Garlic Care

  • Garlic bulbs are ready to be harvested when you can feel the individual cloves in the bulb, and the leaves turn yellow or brown.
  • To harvest, carefully lift the bulbs with a spade or a garden fork. Carefully brush off the soil and dry the plants for 2 to 3 weeks in a shaded area with good air circulation.
  • Once the garlic bulbs are dry, you can store them. Remove any dirt and trim off any roots or leaves.
  • Bulbs should be stored in a cool 5 °C (40 °F), dark and dry place.

Winterizing Garlic

  • During the winter months you should check your stored bulbs regularly and promptly use any that show signs of sprouting.
  • If you plan on planting garlic again next season, save some of your largest bulbs to plant again in the spring.


We're all about bringing the freshest and most flavourful garden goodies straight to your plate, and guess where we source our culinary gems? Right here in Canada! Our roots are firmly planted in the local soil, where crisp air and fertile land collaborate. By sourcing domestically, we're not just supporting local farmers – we're bringing you varieties that are suited to thrive in Canada’s climate. So, why settle for anything less? Join us in celebrating the farm-to-table journey and let's make your meals proudly Canadian.

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