Growing herbs is a great way to keep up your supply of fresh herbs without having to spend tons of money buying outside. Most herbs are easy to grow and care for, so they can grow well anywhere such as in gardens, containers, or pots. They do best both indoors and outdoors, even when growing inside, they can become excellent houseplants to add green space to the home.
When getting the right condition and care, the 10 Herbs will flourish and can be harvested year-round. These herbs are easy to plant, and they come back after cutting to help you have your own green garden all season of the year. And then, it’s easy to get these herbs and turn them into what you want, whether is food, decorations, or scents, herbs will make everything all more wonderful. Keep your reading and grow some now!
To grow this herb, plant it in soil that is rich, fertile, moist, and well-draining in an area that receives full sun.
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The herb is incredibly hardy and will flourish in almost any condition as it can quickly become invasive once established. It may be a good idea to plant it in a raised container by itself to prevent unwanted spread.
Rosemary is incredibly hardy but does best in well-drained, sandy soil in full sun. Make sure that you give your rosemary plants lots of room to spread their roots as they will quickly grow to be about 4’ tall and 4’ wide. Prune regularly and water deeply but don’t keep the soil too wet.
It thrives in hot conditions with full sun and all it needs is thorough watering when the soil is dry to flourish. It is often tricky to start from seed so it is best to plant a small thyme plant for optimal results.
Plant cilantro in full sun in well-drained, moist soil. You want to make sure to maximize foliage growth so pinch about an inch off the top of your young cilantro plants to prevent bolting and premature seed development.
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Chamomile does best in cool conditions in full sun to part shade with dry soil. It is incredibly hardy once established and only needs to be watered in prolonged periods of drought.
Sage is most successful when sown from a young plant in full sun with well-draining soil. Keep the soil moist but don’t allow water to sit. Prune back the thick, woody stems every spring to increase production and flavor.
This is a vigorous perennial and will often spread to fill any available space. Consider planting in a container or a separate herb garden to contain its growth.
Plant lavender in full sun in well-draining soil. It doesn’t like to be kept overly moist so be sure to let the soil dry out before watering deeply.
Oregano need to get in full sun in well-draining soil. Trim frequently to encourage full growth.