Problems of Stored Garlic
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Cloves or heads have a pinkish cast to them
Cloves or heads are turning green
Cloves or heads with gray mold
Individual cloves appear translucent
Individual cloves with brown streaks or indents
Irregular dark areas on the outer scales of the garlic heads, usually near the base of the bulb
Tiny amber colored specks that are slightly raised above the white portions of the clove
Black disoloration at neck with lesions to outer scales and streaks of black mycelium and conidia beneath the outer dry scales
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Last updated: 11/3/2015