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I grow several types ofI grow several types of garlic in my Zone 5 garden in Northern Nevada. My best luck has been planting from mid October until just before the ground freezes. I can usually harvest the early varieties in mid June. I harvest when 3 or 4 leaves turn brown, About half of it is left in the ground until I need it. This year I dug 'Inchelium Red' after 2 years and the heads were huge!

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