Using grocery store garlic to companion plant

mystic_eye_cdaJune 21, 2009

I'm late getting my garden in and its way too late to plant garlic (zone 5b and its June 21). I have some grocery store garlic that's sprouted, can I plant it beside my tomato plants to help repel pests? Also can you eat garlic shoots the way you eat onion shoots.

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bloosquall(Wa 6)

Plant them, they will grow. This is an odd time of year to be planting them but since you only want the greens and maybe help out with the bugs I don't see a problem with it.

    Bookmark   June 21, 2009 at 3:34PM
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jaceysgranny(7aAR)

Be sure you dig them up each year and don't let them get away from you or you'll have a garlic farm!
Nancy

    Bookmark   July 1, 2009 at 7:10PM
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