White Pearl is a popular variety of Garlic, which belongs to the Allium genus (Allium sativum 'White Pearl'). This variety is an Herb that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. White Pearl is known for its forb-like growing habit.
As White Pearl Garlic is a low maintanence plant, it is great for beginner gardeners and those that like gardens that don't need much overseeing.
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How to grow White Pearl
Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that White Pearl is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 8 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Ensure your soil is loamy and has a ph of between 6.0 and 7.0 as Garlic is a weakly acidic soil to neutral soil loving plant.
Growing White Pearl from seed
Ensure a distance of 3.9 inches (10.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.98 inches (2.5 cm).
Transplanting White Pearl
Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as White Pearl is a very hardy plant.
Harvesting White Pearl