Let’s Plant Some Herbs – Ideas for Space

Maybe you already know which herbs you'd like to grow. First, you need to look at the individual herb and make sure the ones you're interested in growing are suitable for your region. {The USDA Plant Data Base in the pages section can prove to be quite resourceful}. Even if you're unsure about a particular … Continue reading Let’s Plant Some Herbs – Ideas for Space

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Your Organic Garden: Pest Control Without Chemicals – Sustainable Baby Steps

Organic garden pest control doesn't have to be difficult or intimidating with these simple and safe methods (that truly work). Source: Your Organic Garden: Pest Control Without Chemicals - Sustainable Baby Steps

8 natural & homemade insecticides to save your garden without killing the Earth : TreeHugger

These natural and DIY pesticides are effective at helping to rid your crops of harmful critters, but safe enough to keep from poisoning you and your family. Source: 8 natural & homemade insecticides to save your garden without killing the Earth : TreeHugger

The Disorders Of Herbs {Pests and Diseases}

Herbs that are used to treat numerous health conditions are themselves susceptible to the plant diseases that inflict many other garden plants. While some care is required to grow garden plants to keep them healthy, it is essential to take special care while growing herbs since they are primarily cultivated for culinary or remedial reasons. … Continue reading The Disorders Of Herbs {Pests and Diseases}

Propagating Herbs

Plants can be propagated by four fundamental means. They can be propagated by their seeds, grown from root divisions, stem cuttings as well as layering. In order to undertake any of these techniques successfully, it would be prudent if you start by studying the attributes as well as the growth patterns of the particular plant … Continue reading Propagating Herbs

Growing Herbs In Containers

Having a garden where herbs are grown in containers simply appears very pleasant and is also extremely expedient. In addition, a container herb garden also possesses the immense charisma of being formed all of a sudden. When you have successfully put the containers as well as your choice of herbs together, it is simple and … Continue reading Growing Herbs In Containers

Improving Garden Soils For Herbs

Improving the quality of soil makes you feel deeply satisfied and there are definitely several reasons for such a fulfilling feeling. In fact, the soil is among the most valuable resources we have. As the soil preferences of different herbs are so varied, it is perhaps impossible to provide any guideline on ways to develop … Continue reading Improving Garden Soils For Herbs