Chamomile has historically been used because of it’s calming scent as well as supposed curative properties. Today, it’s mostly made into tea.
Basil is a roundabout herb. You’ll use it all the time! It deserves a spot in your kitchen garden, fer shure.
Herb gardening is a lot of fun! Learn some simple ways to preserve your harvest today!
Growing garlic is super easy, and takes very little skill or input. Garlic is what is considered a cash crop for many people. Growing garlic is a low-effort way to make a little money on the side in your own backyard. Garlic’s requirements are modest – some well-rotted manure or compost, free draining soil, some […]
To look at my garden you wouldn’t know that I once had a hard time growing chamomile! I spent two years fighting to grow a few spindly little plants that only produced a few flowers each. It was so sad. Now my garden overflows with it every year. I was simply growing it wrong! I […]
Preserving herbs is really easy. You want to harvest the herbs early in the morning when their essential flavor oils are at the highest. Try to get to them before the dew has dried. It’s also best to get them before you get your first frost of the season and before the plant has flowered. […]