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How to Grow Container Herbs

Even if you are not an experienced gardener, you can plan a container garden and enjoy flavorful, fresh herbs throughout the year. Container herbs are fairly adaptable; give them a sunny spot outside on your porch or near a well-lit window indoors, and they should be good to go. Here are a few more tips […]

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The Health Benefits of Homegrown Herbs

Many people know how flavorful herbs are when used for cooking, but they may not be aware that herbs have other health benefits. Growing herbs in the comfort of your home can offer even more advantages for a healthy lifestyle. Here are just some of the health benefits of homegrown herbs you can have when […]

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The Top 4 Plants to Have in Your Indoor Medicinal Garden

It’s no secret that many plants are good for our health. Fresh fruits and vegetables are packed with the nutrients our bodies need to stay strong and healthy. Nutritionally, herbs are even more significant; their greater pungency is linked to their natural potency in terms of health-promoting ingredients. Here are four of the most useful […]

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4 Herbs to Grow Year-Round

While many garden plants die back well before winter fully sets in, there are many herbs that persist all year (barring a truly deep freeze). If you do live in an area with exceptionally cold weather, some of these plants also do well in containers. If you plant your herb garden in pots, and have […]

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6 of the Easiest Herbs to Grow at Home

Even those without green thumbs should find most herbs easy to care for. Unlike vegetables, they require little space, simple watering, and can adapt to indoor and outdoor environments. Here are six of the easiest edible plants to grow at home. Cilantro This rapid-growing annual can be repeatedly reseeded throughout spring and summer for continuous […]

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5 Easy Herbs for Beginner Herb Gardeners

Herb gardens are the latest and greatest trend among aspiring chefs, plant lovers, tea enthusiasts and health-conscious gardeners across the world. There are thousands of herbs to choose from when it comes to building your garden, and each can be used in a unique manner as it applies to seasoning food or taking care of […]

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