Container herb garden – Herbs are ideal plants for gardening in containers. Most herbs are quite small and very few yield much in a recipe or medicinal remedy. They are attractive, aromatic and easy to grow, and a healthy herb garden can flourish in containers inside under lights in the winter.
Container herb garden cultivate a Mediterranean garden to flavor your Italian cuisine. Basil comes in some delicious varieties and they all love the warm soil, sunny places, the occasional gentle fertilizer and good drainage. Oregano grows quickly and must be cut to stimulate new growth. Rosemary loves sun and water, but not too much of both. He prefers a little lime in the soil. Garlic grows a straight tooth planted in a small pot. Cut the stems with flowers of garlic so that all the energy goes to the roots. Bury the bulb when the leaves begin to turn yellow and brown midsummer.
Herbal medicines were a staple of home container herb garden of healers. There is a resurgence of interest in herbal medicines and grow them in a garden in containers. The balm thrives in full sun and smells wonderful. The crushed leaves were found to alleviate burns.