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Container gardening is a great way to grow your own food. Save money by using recycled containers. 15 more words

Growing Herbs

Growing Borage

Borage is a hardy annual herb that flowers during the warmer months and is much loved by bees . When planted in the garden, the lovely bright blue, star shaped borage  flowers attract these busy pollinators. 909 more words


Gardening - Growing My Own Herbs

Hey guys! Today’s post is a little different than I normally post but I like to garden & grow things. Last year I tried to go them and half didn’t grow..so I’m trying again this year! 210 more words


Propagating Herbs

Plants can be propagated by four fundamental means. They can be propagated by their seeds, grown from root divisions, stem cuttings as well as layering. In order to undertake any of these techniques successfully, it would be prudent if you start by studying the attributes as well as the growth patterns of the particular plant you wish to proliferate. 2,780 more words



A longwinded journey brought us from Gozo back to Ireland, via visits to family in Henham, Hertford, and Cambridge which was, of course, much enjoyed as was the mild spring weather and all the beauty of the English countryside this time of the year, but more about that in another blog. 673 more words

Organic Gardening

Fresh from the Garden

An Organic Guide to Growing Vegetables, Berries, and Herbs in Cold Climates

By By John Whitman
University of Minnesota Press
ISBN 978-0-8166-9839-4
February 2017|
Gardening… 418 more words


Spring Planting - Herbs and Vegetables

Most herbs and vegetables prefer sunny, well-drained soil, although some will do well in partial shade.

Some herbs and salad greens are considered semi-perennial and will continue growing for a few years. 382 more words

Growing Herbs