Bulk Garlic and Wholesale

Bulk Garlic and Wholesale

Keene Garlic is still your #1 source for bulk garlic discounts and buying garlic at wholesale prices. We have bulk deals on both Certified Organic and Naturally grown. Keep reading; this covers bulk garlic availability, How To, and everything you need to know about buying in bulk this year from Keene Garlic. While we have…

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Garlic Scapes

Garlic Scapes

The Edible Flower The garlic scape is the edible flower stalk found on certain members of the allium family. They have a flavor that is milder than the garlic clove, and a broad spectrum of uses from soups to salads to garnishes. The garlic scape is an allium delicacy that is highly prized and traditionally…

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Garlic Scape Recipes

Garlic Scape Recipes

Garlic Scape Uses – First let us open the door to the broad spectrum of uses garlic scapes have in the culinary world. The garlic scape is an allium delicacy that is highly prized and traditionally used in Korean, Southern & Eastern European cuisine because of its subtle garlic flavor & tender-crisp texture. In Korean…

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Potato Planting Instructions

Potato Planting Instructions

General Potato Growing Information:  Potatoes can be planted as soon as the ground can be worked, although some folks wait a bit to make sure the soil is not too wet. Soil temp around 45F is ideal.  In Wisconsin, we shoot for getting our potatoes by the end of April.  A light frost can be…

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Garden Focaccia Bread

Garden Focaccia Bread

Dreaming of spring is one of the only things getting us through this long Wisconsin winter. Our gardens may not be blooming yet, but this homemade garden focaccia bread sure is! On top of a soft and pillowy base, cherry tomatoes and garlic cloves open like petals, with long cilantro stalks for stems. Fresh herbs…

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Keene Garlic PBS Garden Expo Presentation 2022

Keene Garlic PBS Garden Expo Presentation 2022

How to Grow Garlic In Wisconsin Tips & Tricks Keene Garlic is presenting at the PBS Madison Garden Expo February 11 and 12, 2022 on “How to Grow Garlic in Wisconsin – Tips and Tricks”.  We will be introducing Keene Garlic and all our offerings.  This spring we have certified organic onions, garlic, and shallots. …

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Cheesy Broccoli Cauliflower Soup

Cheesy Broccoli Cauliflower Soup

It’s getting cold outside, and you know what that means – it’s soup season! This Cheesy Broccoli Cauliflower Soup is full of simple, wholesome ingredients. It’s warm, cozy, and comforting. It’s cheesy. It also has loads of vegetables – but you don’t feel like you’re eating a healthy vegetable soup. The broccoli, cauliflower, potatoes, carrots,…

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Growing Garlic in Warmer Climates

Growing Garlic in Warmer Climates

Keene Garlic is based in Wisconsin. As such, our experiences with growing garlic are based upon working in a colder climate. For those you who live in warmer climates, we have researched best practices from around the United States, gathering data and experiences from growers working in warmer climates and various soil compositions, to bring…

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Here at Keene Garlic, we take pride in ensuring that all of our customers grow a successful garlic crop. If you’re new to growing garlic, it’s normal to have a lot of questions regarding garlic care. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions that we’ve gotten from our customers over the years. If…

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Green Garlic Pesto Recipe

Green Garlic Pesto Recipe

With its fresh, mellow flavor, green garlic (also known as young garlic) is a much-anticipated sign of spring. This rare gourmet treat has a green onion texture with a mild garlic flavor. Green garlic is easy to turn into a flavorful spring pesto in which the green garlic takes the place of the basil found…

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Featured Garlic Varieties

Featured Garlic Varieties

We have many garlic varieties available for fall shipping. Each variety has distinct features, including its appearance, flavor, storage, and origin. Read more to learn about some of our favorite garlic varieties, as well as discover the best fits for your fall garden. We are now taking pre-orders for fall shipping, so reserve your garlic…

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Green Spring Garlic

Green Spring Garlic

Green spring garlic may look like green onions, but it’s actually immature garlic plants that haven’t formed into bulbs yet! These plants are usually in this form in early spring beginning in May and lasting until the garlic starts to bulb in June or July for most of the United States. You will find green…

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Spring Garlic Fertilizing

Spring Garlic Fertilizing

Garlic is a heavy feeder and with it being a long season crop, you will want to make sure it has plenty of nutrients to draw from.  A good fertilization in the fall goes a long way to get your garlic some food during the winter.  Once spring comes, you will want to continue to…

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Garlic Bulb Sizes

Garlic Bulb Sizes

Not Sure what size to choose? Jumbo Size – Jumbo planting size 2.25″+, but most fall right around 2.25″ and can get to 2.75+” but the super jumbo are rare. Although we grow quite a bit of super jumbo sizes, we do save those to replant ourselves. If you want the largest bulbs, order JUMBO size.…

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Keene Garlic Featured in Martha Stewart Living Magazine!

Keene Garlic Featured in Martha Stewart Living Magazine!

Martha Stewart Living magazine has a great article mentioning our great garlic seed stock that she plants annually and provides some delicious garlic recipes from the garlic she has grown. The purple garlic in our picture, Purple Glazier, is one of the garlic’s she especially likes. We tried the garlic confit recipe last night and…

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