Herbs

Just about every dish tastes better with fresh herbs -- and there's no better way to get fresh herbs than to grow them yourself in an herb garden. From classic herb favorites such as basil, rosemary, mint, and thyme to lesser-known herb varieties, follow these growing, tending, and harvesting tips for herb garden success.

Whether you've got an acre of land or just a windowsill, it's a good idea to...

Have all the herbs you need in one container. Follow these six quick steps to...

If you love lemon flavor, make room for lemon verbena in your garden. Grown in...

Delicious, beautiful, and delightfully scented, rosemary can be finicky to gro...

With bright green, fern-textured stems, cilantro holds its own in beds or pots...

Grow your best herbs with some garden additions that are not only good to your...

Dill is a feathery looking annual and popular herb used as a flavoring for...

Mint plants have long been prized for crisp, soothing aroma and ease of growth...

Since ancient lemon balm has been used to calm and lift spirits, which is...

Escape the winter blues with scents of summer.

Chamomile (aka Roman chamomile) is an easy-to-grow, fragrant herb that is a...

Don't let winter curtail your outside activities. Your garden can grow indoors...

A culinary classic, bay's glossy green foliage is a flavor favorite in soups,...

A multitasking perennial, oregano is a fragrant addition to a perennial garden...

Dress up your garden with a textural masterpiece: fennel. With graceful,...

Rethink the ordinary strawberry pot! Try planting herbs in the pocket for...

Lavender might be the most enjoyable of all herbs. It appeals to almost every...

The spiky green foliage of aloe vera is splotched in white and contains a...

Regular pruning will make your garden look its best.

Calamint is dotted with masses of tiny flowers that attract butterflies from...

Angelica is a tall, hardy biennial herb with dramatic stalks that can be...

You have a sunny window? Good news! You can grow an indoor herb garden. Got...

French tarragon creates a shrubby presence in the garden border, combining fin...

Call on parsley to anchor a kitchen herb collection. When grown within steps o...

Sparkling sky-blue blooms dance atop the fuzzy stems and leaves of borage. A...

Start a windowsill herb garden -- you can even do your cultivating in daring...

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