Category Archives: Herb Garden

Growing Garden Herbs As a Hobby

“Mary, Mary, quite contrary, how does your garden grow?” If you are an herbalist, “healthy” might be your answer. There are all kinds of hobbies a person can pursue; skydiving, goat roping, bungee jumping, and the list goes on. If you are more in mind of developing one that is safer, growing garden herbs might […]

Easy Gardening Tips For May

You don’t have to have a green thumb to be a successful gardener. Plant just about any type of vegetable or flower in May for great results by summer. Plant an Herb Garden: Buying herbs at the grocery store can be expensive. The cost of cut basil can cost more than a basil plant. Plant […]

Herbs and Growing Tips

My father, and grandfather before him, introduced me to their herb garden, and their herbs and growing techniques 30 years ago, when I was a child. I grew up witnessing first hand, the gifts of good health our herb garden gave to our whole family. Step 1: Choosing which herbs to grow Because the variety […]

Herb Garden Design Ideas

Your herb garden should be functional and attractive. If you visit other people’s gardens, it should help you with your own herb garden designs. There are several important things to decide before you plant your first herb. Research the plants you are thinking of planting. This will help you understand what types of pests you […]

Making Chives Part Of Your Herb Garden

History Of Chive Plants Chives are a member of the garlic and onion family of plants. They are the only members of that family with wild uncultivated plants growing in the old and the new world. They are native to Asia, Europe, and North America. They have a long history of culinary use. They have […]