Harvesting herbs shouldn’t be done whenever you feel like it. There are right and wrong times to harvest herbs for maximum potency.
Although ginger has been around for centuries, there is a new upswing of interest. The medicinal qualities alone is enough reason to start growing it.
If you’ve got a sunny window, you’ve got the makings of a kitchen herb garden. I just love having fresh herbs at my fingertips all year long. Fresh herbs can enhance ordinary culinary dishes, add extra nutrition to your meals, and add fragrance and beauty to your home. Growing herbs is both easy and affordable. […]
You might be surprised at all the foods you can grow in buckets on your balcony, porch, or patio. Here are some best foods to grow.
While most plants thrive in the spring and fall, warm-weather plants love the heat and sun of the summer. Here are some heat-tolerant plants to consider. #homesteadsurvivalsite #herbgardening #vegetablegardening #summergarden #gardeningtips
While trees can grow from seed, often homesteaders find that it is easier to plant new trees using cuttings. Here is how to turn a twig into a new tree. #homesteadsurvivalsite #trees #growingtrees #plantingtrees #orchard
Bug spray may work, but it’s also sticky and smelly. That’s why investing in herbs and flowers and other plants that repel mosquitoes is a better option. #homesteadsurvivalsite #bugrepellent #herbs #repelmosquitoes #mosquitorepellent
Some herbs are perennials that you can plant once and harvest for years. Here are some of the tastiest and most useful perennial herbs. #homesteadsurvivalsite #perennialherbs #herbs #growingherbs #herbgardening
Since most herbs are easy and inexpensive to grow, let’s dig deeper into how you can use them to help your family stay healthy. #homesteadsurvivalsite #herbs #bestherbs #homesteader #herbal
If you have a bountiful supply of home-grown herbs this year, you may be looking for new ways to preserve them. Here are ten ways to preserve fresh herbs. #homesteadsurvivalsite #herbs #preservation #herbalmedicine #medicinalherbs