Hardy bulbs of the garlic family, some species of which are ornamental; the inflorescence is umbellate.
He put a tray of garlic bread into the oven and the pungent smell of warming cheese filled the room.
Sea-kale, asparagus and peas raised in frames may now be planted; also garlic and shallots.
Porreus, is pervaded with a garlic flavour to an equal extent with the last.
This, when garlic has been eaten, is evolved by the excretory organs, the activity of which it promotes.
Scovodonius, is sometimes found in pastures in Great Britain; this is largely consumed on the Continent, where it is esteemed for its powerful flavour of garlic. In England, where garlic is not used to a large extent, this fungus is not sought for.
The inhabitants of Pelusium in lower Egypt, who worshipped the onion, are said to have held both it and garlic in aversion as food.
The second woman with the flushed face returned with a plate heaped with half a cooked chicken smelling of garlic and spices, rice, and fried plantains.
Among vegetables garlic and onions take the chief place, and form an indispensable part of the diet of all Spaniards; besides these, tomatoes and Spanish pepper are the principal garden crops.
In England garlic is seldom used except as a seasoning, but in the southern countries of Europe it is a common ingredient in dishes, and is largely consumed by the agricultural population.