If you live in the Northeast, like me, or any of the other frigid places around the country, you may be combating the winter blues by dreaming of a spring garden. Since it’s too early to plant even the hardiest cold season plants outdoors yet, growing herbs from seed will give your garden a head […]
If you want to know how to care for lavender plants, read this short guide. It includes a few of our favorite varieties of lavender as well as tips on growing lavender and picking the best planting location.
With a bouquet of possibilities, it can be fun searching for a lavender variety best-suited for your home. To narrow your selection, consider your climate as well as varieties with the most enticing fragrances and the most beautiful foliage.
Like the roots of an herb hidden beneath the soil’s surface, the foundations of current herb use in the United States are not immediately evident. Have you ever asked yourself why ginkgo, St. John’s wort, black cohosh, ginseng, garlic, echinacea, saw palmetto, valerian, bilberry, and milk thistle are the top-selling herbs in the United States? […]