Growing Lemongrass

Also known as Fever grass, Bhustrina, and Takrai. From the family Poaceae. This important culinary and medicinal herb, which can be found throughout the tropics, is indigenous to Southeast Asia where it is used extensively to produce an essential oil. It is also a snake repellent and a versatile garden plant. There are records showing … Continue reading Growing Lemongrass

Our Herb Garden Guide for Desert Dwellers

HERB GARDEN Herbs have been used for generations for many purposes from medicinal remedies to perfumes and culinary uses. Herbs also provide beauty and variety to our desert landscapes. We invite you to use this guide to learn about the variety of herbs that grow well in our Sonoran Desert and how you can create … Continue reading Our Herb Garden Guide for Desert Dwellers