growing lavender

Lavender- Facts and Uses of Lavender

Lavender (Lavandula) belongs to the family Lamiaceae. Lavender is native to the Mediterranean region, Canary Isles, amd India. It is now grown in many different regions of the world. Lavender grows in well drained soil, in warm, sunny climates. History of Lavender Long before the world manufactured deodorants and bath salts, the Romans used lavender [...]

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Tips on Starting an Herb Garden

Herb gardens are very popular. Herbs are not only grown by culinary chefs, but by those who enjoy having fresh herbs to use themselves for cooking and enjoyment. Herbs will fit in with many garden styles, ranging from a kitchen garden to a rose garden. When one thinks of herbs, it seems to bring many [...]

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