Lavender Cotton is a fun little sub-shrub to grow, getting to around 2.5 foot high and about 3 foot in spread. We kind of love it and propagate it with … Continue Reading Cotton Lavender Advice For Propagation And Care
Whether you have a large garden or just a small outside space, a hanging basket can be great for growing herbs in. Herbs To Plant In A Hanging Basket I … Continue Reading How To Get The Best Hanging Basket Herb Garden
Pumpkin spice has become one of those flavors that you either love or hate. By breaking it down into individual spices it may help to work out which parts you … Continue Reading How To Avoid And Replace Pumpkin Spice Mix
You may be asking what are tree onions? Well they are like a normal onion but instead of going to a usual allium flower they have bulbils on the ends … Continue Reading How To Grow Tree Onions – Egyptian Walking Onions!
There are important differences between herbs and spices and knowing the difference will really help you with your garden planning. Whether you aim to go self-sufficient or want to just … Continue Reading Spices And Herbs What Are The Important Differences
Turmeric is a wonderful source of bioactive compounds which have medically proven health benefits. We want to show you how affordable and easy it is to grow and harvest your … Continue Reading How And Why To Grow Turmeric A Great Superfood!
We have managed to create a garden with distinct aromatic notes at different points. Originally designed as a sensory garden for our children, this is now the way we like … Continue Reading How To Create The Perfect Aromatic Garden With Herbs
These are the unusual herbs that you should be growing but you may have never have heard of before. Herbs that are unusual can be ones that are often overlooked … Continue Reading 13 Unusual Herbs To Grow In The UK
Horseradish is an overlooked herb, but one which can be grown easily in pots or the ground and used in a variety of ways. The best way to grow horseradish … Continue Reading How To Grow And Harvest Horseradish In Pots
Cardamom thrives in tropical climates and grows prolifically in India. Meaning this is a bit of a stretch in the UK, so here are my tips to get the most … Continue Reading Growing Cardamom In The UK
Learning the terms gardeners use can seem a little daunting. So we have put together some of the language that threw us when we first started gardening. Learning the short-hand … Continue Reading Glossary Of Garden Terms – Jargon Busting
It is important to understand some of the differences between calendula and marigold in order to decide on plant planning and where to grow in case of confusion over edibles. … Continue Reading Marigold Vs Calendula
We use Calendula or pot Marigold, in many ways at home and have a lot that have self seeded. In order to get them started for your garden it is … Continue Reading Growing Calendula From Harvested Seeds
Saffron is one of those spices that is renown for being expensive, I have even put together an article on how to substitute other cheaper alternatives. Obviously though we want … Continue Reading How To Grow Saffron Crocus At Home
Saffron is well known as the worlds most expensive spice. I find it hard to imagine cooking with saffron regularly as I would squirm each time I saw the cost … Continue Reading Saffron Substitutes You Can Afford
I don’t know about you but I like to make the most of everything we grow in our backyard. So getting a bit more familiar with which herb flowers are … Continue Reading Edible Flowers To Grow In Your Herb Garden