The scape is a flower shoot the garlic sends out in early summer. When growing garlic for their bulbs, the scapes are harvested so that the plant concentrates it's energy on the bulb.
Jaiel of Kettle Song Farm and George of Dog river farm grow these beautiful scapes.
Chop and use in soups, salads, egg dishes, pesto and stir fries. As with garlic, the cooked version of the scape if more mild.