Starting a medicinal herb garden can be a little overwhelming, especially with all the different choices to make. But there is nothing like the experience of harvesting and making remedies with the plants you grow yourself. Starting a medicinal herb garden is a wonderful way to enjoy the beauty and health of medicinal herbs. These […]
We all have that one herb we can’t grow enough of and for me that herb is lavender. No matter how many lavender plants I have, I just can’t get enough of these fragrant purple flowers! I have been growing lavender for several years and by far my favorite variety is English Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) […]
Growing rosemary, this wonderfully aromatic herb is vital in many kitchens. It has long narrow leaves, and colorful flowers. In the right conditions it can be a very hearty herb to grow. Some even grow them into hedges. They make beautiful additions to landscaping, while also adding a beautiful aroma to the air. *Starting from […]
How to grow chamomile in your garden and have an endless supply of this amazing herb! I think it is a beautiful flower that adds a touch of whimsy to your vegetable or herb garden. But chamomile is an awesome medicinal herb that can be use in infusions, tinctures and as part of salves that […]
I love mint and I use it in just about everything! The best way to use mint is fresh, so of course I need to grow some every year. However, mint is a very invasive plant. It reproduces by sending out roots called runners just below the soil, so one mint plant can quickly turn […]
Chamomile has historically been used because of it’s calming scent as well as supposed curative properties. Today, it’s mostly made into tea.