By Jennifer Poindexter Medicinal herb gardens were once a common thing to grow around your home. With modern medicine, this tradition has died down some, but it may surprise you how many people still grow their own herbs and plants to help treat minor, common … [Read more...]
When should I fertilize my herbs?
QUESTION: When should I fertilize my herbs? Does it make a difference even? I don't want to waste fertilizer or burn the herbs either. - Lindsey E GARDENING CHANNEL REPLIES: You should let the type of fertilizer, type of herb, and growing method determine the frequency you … [Read more...]
14 Fast Growing Herbs to Consider for your Garden
By Jennifer Poindexter If you live in an area with a shorter growing season, it matters how long something takes to reach harvest. This is a concern because if something takes too long, you may not have a large enough window to enjoy it. Herbs frequently come into question … [Read more...]
What kind of fertilizer should I use for herbs?
QUESTION: What kind of fertilizer should I use for herbs? Do you need a particular brand or type or does any fertilizer work? - Anne Y GC REPLIES: There are a few specifications you should look for in fertilizer when caring for your herbs. First, it’s important that you … [Read more...]
What’s the best soil for growing herbs outdoors?
QUESTION: What’s the best soil for growing herbs outdoors? I am wondering if you need a special type of soil to be successful or if any kind of soil will work. - Lisa O ANSWER: This question can be answered any number of ways as there are different types of soil and different … [Read more...]
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