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Herb Gardening

Herb gardening has been practiced since earliest times and many of the fragrant herbs we take for granted have been cultivated for use in medicine, cooking or simply because of their pleasant aromas, here in the good garden space is very limited but we always manage to grow a selection of popular herbs for use in the kitchen and the odd herbal remedy.

Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is widely recognised as the king of herbs, this easy to grow herb is also well known as Saint-Joseph's-wort which suggests a…
Chives are the smallest and most delicate member of the onion family, this attractive perennial is probably the most
Everybody has heard of Echinacea. It is a flower and is used in many herbal products. The traditional use is for the
Parsley, Petroselinum crispum, is a biennial herb but grown as an annual. Its popular curled variety is most recognizable
When you think of herbs, you probably think of seasonings. These precious little gems can add taste to any dish,
Originally found in the Mediterranean countries, the perennial herb lavender, has long been prized for it's perfume
Herb gardening has been practiced since earliest times and many of the fragrant herbs we take for granted have been cultivated
Sage is a hardy evergreen herb known by its botanical name Salvia officinalis. This well known herb is suitable
Thyme is an herb that has been known about and used since ancient times. Egyptians used it as an ingredient for