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Q: What can you tell me about the herb marjoram?

A:  There are three kinds of marjoram commonly used as herbs: sweet marjoram (Origanum marjorana), pot marjoram (O. onites), and wild marjoram ( 319 more words


Healing Summer Refreshment: Berry Herb Juice

Herbal teas are absolutely amazing. They restore, heal, and refresh. Tea can get old though, and as I find it impossible to have anything other than hot tea (with the exception of hibiscus), it can get especially old in the summer. 100 more words


Let's Talk About Rosemary

Let’s talk about Rosemary.  No, I don’t mean gossip about my neighbor Rosemary up the street but the herb silly!  No matter where I live Rosemary is always planted right outside a main entrance door of my home.  203 more words


Culinary Lavender: Potato Salad Recipe

When we purchased more than a dozen lavender plants last spring, we chose one that was touted as a superb culinary lavender (Lavandula angustiolia… 332 more words

Container Gardening

Basil: The King of Herbs

I’m absolutely obsessed with Basil right now!

I have had bug issues in my apartment this summer with unexpected visitors such as click beetles, flies, and house centipedes. 152 more words


How-To Tuesday: 9 Ways to Rely on Peppermint Leaf

One of the first things we’ll do once we finally purchase our homestead is put in a large herbal garden with loads of both culinary and medicinal herbs for me to have at my fingertips. 636 more words