Imagine the next time you are making pasta sauce and you lean over your windowsill to access your indoor herb garden and pluck some fresh oregano, basil, and parsley to add to the pot. Not only do you get the best quality because they are just picked, but you also will save a lot of money. Fresh herbs at the grocery store are expensive! And they go bad quickly if you don’t use them all up. Growing herbs indoors is super easy and the rewards are innumerable. Continue reading Growing Herbs Indoors
It’s what made Popeye strong and it will make you strong too! Spinach is an easy garden vegetable to grow. It grows quickly, abundantly, and can be planted several times over the course of the growing season.
Sweet and aromatic, marjoram is valued for its culinary use. It is an easy plant to grow indoors or outdoors and makes an excellent addition to your herb garden. A member of the mint family, marjoram has grayish green leaves, small clustered white flowers, and grows 1-2 feet tall. In warm climates it can be a perennial; in colder climates, it is an annual. Continue reading How to Grow Sweet Marjoram from Seed
A perennial flower that attracts butterflies, bees, and people alike, this plant is easy to grow and adds untold beauty to your garden. It is a deep-scented, bushy plant originally from the Mediterranean. Lavender is commonly used in perfumes and also medicinally to relieve bug bites and as an anti-inflammatory.