The elephant garlic has dried up enough to plait the "keepers". I am happy to report an improvement on my usual laughable attempts to do so. This is courtesy of an internet search for instructions. (How did we manage without it?)
My ordinary garlic got the same treatment. From the picture you would think they were the same size! A side by side shot reveals all:
Soon it will be the onions turn. It is looking like a large crop. Fortunately they are much easier to string, because unlike the plaited garlic they are hanging off a string!