How To Grow Catnip In Your Backyard – From Seed To Harvest!

How To Grow Catnip In Your Backyard – From Seed To Harvest!

Catnip is an exhilarating pink or white-flowered herb that turns your aloof feline into a twirling, purring ball of joy. Our enchanting catnip guide will unlock the secrets of cultivating this lovely plant, from tiny seeds to full-blown cat euphoria….

How To Grow Basil In Pots For Indoor Or Outdoor Harvests

How To Grow Basil In Pots For Indoor Or Outdoor Harvests

I love growing my basil in pots. I love growing basil everywhere! I have a bunch of plants growing in my raised garden beds and around my homestead. Their flowers are excellent for attracting native bees. Once they produce seeds, I broadcast…

How to Harvest Basil Without Killing the Plant

How to Harvest Basil Without Killing the Plant

Homegrown basil is one of my favorite herbs to help me spice up pizza, pasta, pesto, and homemade spaghetti sauce! But how do you harvest and trim basil leaves without killing the plant, and how do you pick basil leaves…

How to Harvest and Dry Elderberries [3 Best Ways!]

How to Harvest and Dry Elderberries [3 Best Ways!]

Elderberries are a delicious and marvelous ingredient from the wild larder. Whether you grow them or find them growing wild in your area, learning to harvest and dry them can be a great idea.  In this guide – we remove all…

How Often to Water Herbs Indoors, Outdoors, and In Pots?

How Often to Water Herbs Indoors, Outdoors, and In Pots?

Herb gardening is often the starting point for many gardeners when someone gifts us a pot of basil or chives for our kitchen windowsill. But if you’re new to gardening, it can be hard to figure out just how much water your…