Allium sativum, commonly known as Garlic. Maanav Export Garlic is widely used for its pungent flavor as a seasoning or condiment. The garlic plant”s bulb is the most commonly used part of the plant. With the exception of the single clove types, garlic bulbs are normally divided into numerous fleshy sections called cloves. Garlic cloves are used for consumption (raw or cooked) or for medicinal purposes. They have a characteristic pungent, spicy flavor that mellows and sweetens considerably with cooking.