kchand at island.net
Sun Jun 9 19:32:12 EDT 2002
Scapes are the shoots that will come up in the centre of the plant. The shoots
will curl and have a a flower (seeds) if not broken off after the curl makes
one full turn. They should be broken off for the garlic bulb to properly mature
( something to do with the enzymes).
And there are no dumb questions; just dumb answers -sometimes !!!
Blue Heron Farm
Sandra Deidloff wrote:
> Ok, I give up. Here comes dumb question number 999. I planted garlic, but
> I've never heard of garlic "scapes". What are they?
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