Why Grow Garlic?
There are two major reasons why we should grow garlic. First, Garlic has been praised for it's medicinal value. Garlic was used to treat many diseases. Recent research suggests garlic aids in lowering cholesterol, reducing cardiovascular disease and even a good cancer prevention. Many studies suggests that garlic helps to relieve cold and flu symptoms as well.
Second: Garlic makes a great companion plant for Asparagus - Swiss Chard - Strawberries and many more. Garlic is a very friendly plant that grows well with flowers and vegetables in the garden. It's odor wards off many insects aphids and Japanese beetles. Garlic makes sulfur. Actually It is the sulfur and the smell of the garlic that deters fungus and bugs from your garden.
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