I Grow Herbs

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    Aromatic Herbs

      I grow several types of basil. I think the purple frilled basil is the best tasting, although it often grows with reluctance. Italian globe basil is my favorite because of its medieval history and because it's a small bush that always grows in the shape of a ball. Thai...
    WonderWartHog WonderWartHog
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    I plant some cilantro

    and I already have my mint in the window. I bought the mint as a plant but I bought heirloom cilantro seed. I cannot wait to try It! Do I need to maintain a certain soil temp for the seed to germ?
    sailnude sailnude
    46-50, F
    Nov 6, 2014

    ...

    Basil, rosemary, dill, sage, and thyme.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 30, 2009

    Thyme And Coriander, Rosemary And Mint!

    These four herbs are essential in the cooking I like to do for myself. I always go have breakfast with my parents, but I often cook for myself, or my friends and use these four herbs in some way. I also grow rocket, and Swiss chard, because I like them in meals.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    Sep 7, 2013

    Herbs & Botanics, My Passion

    My husband and I live in a small country town in Queensland Australia. We moved here a few months ago for my husbands work however he was forced to resign as the offer dwindled and the hours increased. I have a love for growing herbs and am a collector of botanical chinaware and...
    Lorelei888 Lorelei888
    41-45
    3 Responses Oct 15, 2009

    I Love Growing Herbs

    when i was twenty three with two young children,my mother in law asked me if i would like to grow some herbs.she knew of a lady who had baby herbs of all kinds.we drove up to her home ,and she did have all kinds of things . i wasn't a good cook back then.that is one of the best...
    wideopenspaces77 wideopenspaces77
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Oct 15, 2009

    Grew

    a few times. A few times even had a garden at different locations lol.
    Thought1 Thought1
    22-25
    2 Responses Jan 1, 2010

    Back Yard Produce Market

    I like trying new things, but my year-round staples are rosemary, oregano, parsley, thyme, basil, and sage, lavender, and mint.  I grow different varieties of oregano, parsley, and basil.  There is nothing like going in the back yard and cutting fresh herbs while...
    Intangible Intangible
    36-40, F
    Jul 25, 2010

    Parsley

    i love parsely  mostley  , its aroma,  but i have mint and thyme, and,    anything that is perennial,  right now, i have parsely growing wild in the front yard ,,  its a field of wonder   
    adamspong adamspong
    36-40, M
    1 Response Dec 16, 2009

    I Love To Grow Herbs

    I got interested in growing herbs when I lived in an apartment complex that had patios. There wasn't much sun in the afternoon and evening on my patio so I researched what plants would do well in those conditions. Herbs and a few flowers were ideal. I started with cat mint and it...
    CherokeePatti CherokeePatti
    56-60, F
    14 Responses Oct 12, 2012

    I use fresh herbs while cooking

    and making teas, so growing them myself seem more logical than buying them
    deleted deleted
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    May 6, 2015

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