Category: Herb Gardening

How to Grow Mint Indoors

Indoor herb gardening is a fascinating activity that enables one to tap into their inner herbalist. It offers a way to have a constant supply of fresh herbs at hand, irrespective of the season. This hobby can also be therapeutic, offering some relief from the stresses of everyday life. As an introduction to indoor herb …

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From Your Garden to Your Medicine Cabinet: Natural Remedies for Everyday Health Issues

Welcome to the world of natural remedies, where your garden becomes your personal medicine cabinet. In a world overflowing with synthetic drugs and complicated treatments, it’s refreshing to explore the power of nature in addressing everyday health issues. From headaches and allergies to insomnia and stress, there’s a wealth of natural solutions right at your …

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Secrets to Successfully Growing Yarrow in Your Garden

If you’re looking to add a touch of wild beauty to your garden, then yarrow is the plant for you. With its delicate, fern-like leaves and vibrant, daisy-like flowers, this perennial herb is not only a beautiful addition to any garden, but it’s also incredibly versatile and easy to grow. However, like any plant, yarrow …

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The Oklahoma Gardener’s Guide to Growing Garlic: Everything You Need to Know

Are you an Oklahoma gardener looking for a new challenge? Why not try growing garlic? Not only is garlic a delicious addition to any meal, but it also has numerous health benefits. As a highly skilled assistant with a passion for gardening, I have compiled everything you need to know about growing garlic in Oklahoma. …

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5 Garden-to-Table Herbs to Try

Herbs are the perfect way to freshen up your garden and dinner plate. A few minutes is all it takes to pick up some herbs at the store and start an edible garden that will add a seasonal kick to your meals. “Herbs are easy to grow, require little maintenance and are equally at home …

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9 Specialty Herbs To Include In Your Herb Garden

There are hundreds of culinary herbs with flavors that range from earthy to spicy to citrusy to sweet. You probably have your favorite fresh herbs that you plant each year but it’s always fun to save a few spots in your herb garden for something new. You may even be fortunate enough to stumble upon …

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Now Remember Rosemary

Mad Ophelia tells us: “There’s Rosemary, that’s for remembrance”. In Shakespeare’s day it was common knowledge that rosemary helped one remember. Today, as then, herbalists agree: “For weyknesse of ye brayne, sethe rosemaria in wyne and keep ye heed warme”. The leaves of this tough, evergreen shrub, are valued for both medicinal and culinary uses. …

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Bringing the Herb Garden Home for Health and Happiness

For thousands of years, people have grown plants for culinary and medicinal uses. These days, outside of certain communities, it is less common to have an herb garden, and many people don’t know the difference between lemon balm and lemongrass. But rest assured; this guide to the must-haves in any herb garden will help stave …

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How to Plant a Small Container Herb Garden for Your Kitchen

Advantages of a Container Herb Garden A container herb garden may be your only choice if you haven’t got a garden or if it’s very small. But don’t be disappointed if you can’t create a traditional herb garden. Many herbs flourish really well in containers, and container herb gardens have the advantage that they can …

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Gardening With Coraline: Planting Veggies & Herbs

This year we decided since Coraline is now 3 years old, it would be a good time to introduce her to the family friendly activity of gardening. Not only will she truly learn where her favorite produce comes from, it is also a great tactile activity she can take part in.  Not to mention it …

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