How to Grow Bushy Basil to Harvest All Summer Long
Basil is an easy-to-grow, versatile, delicious, warm-weather annual herb that should be included in every summer garden! Read along to learn how to grow basil, including tips for harvesting that will create full, prolific basil plants to enjoy all season long.
Herbal Antibiotics - Using Herbs to Fight Infection and Speed Healing
Herbal antibiotics help fight infections, such as UTIs, and speed wound healing. Many also fight viruses, like colds and flu.
25 Plants & Herbs You Can Propagate From Cuttings
Growing new plants from cuttings is a great way to increase your stock in a relatively short time. Rooted cuttings are often sturdier than seedlings, and come to maturity faster, many of them bearing flowers and fruits much earlier than seedlings. For example, if you were to grow English Holly from seeds, it may take...Read More
How to Make a Tincture - Effective Herbal Medicine
Budding herbalists usually start their herbalism journey with teas. However, quickly after tea, an herbalist learns how to make a tincture.
How to Dry Herbs Properly - Garden Lovin
If you have an OVER abundance of herbs from your garden you can easily dry them and use throughout the coming months. Learn how to dry herbs correctly!
4 Reasons To Grow Thyme & 18 Ways To Use It
A small, evergreen shrub with light purple flowers and a pleasant flavor, thyme has been enjoyed since ancient times by the Egyptians and Greeks. The herb soon spread throughout Europe where it helped flavor food, was given as a gift, and burned as incense. Today, it’s used mainly for culinary purposes, although it also boasts...Read More