Growing Herbs At Home

Author: Charlie Hughes
Editor: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781517269241
Size: 10,49 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Growing Herbs at Home, A Guide to Growing Herbs at Home for BeginnersGetting The Most Out Of Your Space At Home To Grow a Wonderful Herb GardenGrowing your own herb garden at home can be a rewarding experience. Having no garden at home or very little outside space is no barrier to growing edible plants to use in your everyday cooking. From the smallest of balconies to even a modest windowsill in your kitchen you too can grow yourself a beautiful little herbs garden, providing you with unlimited herbs.Herbs are not only a wonderful addition to a kitchen garden they can also provide medicinal uses for everyday ailments. Herbs have been used for thousands of years to make teas and rubs to alleviate the symptoms of the simple cold to many stomach complaints.So if you want to know more about the original super food grab this book and find out what herbs can do for you in both the kitchen and medicine cabinet for the fraction of the cost of using your local stores.Here's A Preview Of What You'll Learn... Where can you grow herbs at home What things you will need Essential Information To Get You Started History and uses of herbs Common varieties of herbs Culinary herbs Medicinal herbs Recipes using herbs And Much More! Tags: Gardening Tips, Herb Garden, Recipes, Kitchen Garden, Growing Herbs, House plants, Parsley, Basil, Cooking, Gardening Books, Growing Herbs for Dummies, Mint, Tarragon, Cilantro, Vegetable Patch, Vegan, Vegetarian

How To Grow Herbs At Home

Author: Betsy Smith
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781977990136
Size: 10,14 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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The book guides the readers from the very basics and beginnings of starting an herb garden till the very end steps of harvesting and preservation. Essentially, everything a home gardener is required to know about herbs and herb gardening is provided in this book. The author of "How to grow herbs at home: Grow a never ending supply of herbs that you can use your herb scissors on" hopes to intrigue readers and encourage them to try their hand at herb gardening. The author insists that one does not need green fingers to be able to successfully create a thriving herb garden. It only takes common sense, determination and basic knowledge of gardening and herbs to create a beautiful and healthy garden. The book gently guides readers through a multitude of gardening processes and methods, along with important advice, tips and little known tricks. The book aims to fuel the readers creativity and imagination and help them realize that herb gardening does not necessarily have to be hard work. It can be fun, therapeutic and extremely useful in countless ways if done correctly. The most attractive thing about an herb garden is that it serves more than one purpose. It serves to decorate your house and add a faint fragrance to it; it allows you to get in touch with nature and it also allows you to harvest herbs for innumerable medicinal and culinary purposes. The book is a comprehensive guide, allowing readers to understand all the basics and details of herb gardening without making beginners feel intimidated or discouraged. The chapters in the book are arranged in a manner that is clear and uncomplicated, starting with the basics of gardening and then gradually delving into greater depth. The author believes that health and nature are two things that are greatly ignored in today's world. Herb gardening is an effective way to get in touch with both. The miraculous healing powers of herbs are well known and home gardeners can create their own powerful medicines with herbs picked from their own backyard. Similarly herbs have been widely used in foods and drinks, even desserts and breads. Imagine baking your own herbal bread or simply creating a sumptuous pesto sauce! Herb gardening allows one the freedom to do all this and more. While store bought herbs can sometimes be expensive; and often not as effective as naturally grown, freshly picked herbs from a herb garden allows the readers to take care of themselves and our families, allowing for a lifestyle that is healthy, happy and active. Readers are encouraged to explore the herbal lifestyle; and as they'll find in this book; doing so need not necessarily be expensive. Those who believe that they do not have enough free time or enough free space to start a garden will find solutions to these problems in the book too. Indeed, the book attempts to answer almost any question a beginner herb gardener will have and at the same time, provides little known knowledge that would be useful to experienced gardeners. Towards the end, readers are provided a bonus chapter on preserving herbs. There is little point in growing an herb garden if one does not know how to harvest and preserve the herbs for use in the future. The author provides readers with several unbelievably easy methods that'll allow them to efficiently preserve the harvested herbs for several months. Buy It Now

Herb Gardening

Author: Louise Harvey
Editor: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781514676899
Size: 18,66 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Herb Gardening - A Beginners Guide To Growing Herbs At HomeIf there was one thing that really got me thinking about starting my own garden it was my love of fresh herbs.What can be better than taking some herbs from your garden and using it in a dish you have prepared? Fresh herbs add so much to cooking. Firstly, I love their color, so bright and alive. Secondly, they are filled with flavor and thirdly, they are rich in antioxidants and nutrients essential to our bodies. Over the years I have also learnt that herbs can be used for so many other things as well. Peppermint leaves are great to help ease coughs and fight colds, while thyme has so many uses that I always forget most of them, however, I use it as in indoor insect repellent. Flies and mosquito's hate it!My aim with this eBook is to help you to grow your own herbs. We will discuss 10 different herbs and look at how each can be used, how to grow them, how to cultivate them and how to store them. I will give you a few of my favorite uses of each herb in the kitchen and other ways in which they can be used. Here's a Preview of what's inside Why Grow Herbs At Home? How To Grow Herbs (Considering Light, Water, Soil, Temperature, Feeding) Pruning and Harvesting Herbs Preserving and Storing Herbs Using Herbs In Cooking Other Uses For Herbs and much more! This book will explore all of the above for the following 10 Herbs Basil Chives Dill Oregano Marjoram Mint Parsley Rosemary Sage Thyme Download your copy today to receive all of this information. Just Scroll to the top of the page and select the Buy ButtonTags: Herbs, Herb, Gardening, Indoor Plants, House Plants, Herb Gardening, Herb Gardening For Beginners, Herbs, Herb, Gardening, Indoor Plants, House Plants, Herb Gardening, Herb Gardening For Beginners, Basil, Chives, Dill, Oregano, Marjoram, Mint, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme, Herbs, Herb, Gardening, Indoor Plants, House Plants, Herb Gardening, Herb Gardening For Beginners, Herbs, Herb, Gardening, Indoor Plants, House Plants, Herb Gardening, Herb Gardening For Beginners, Basil, Chives, Dill, Oregano, Marjoram, Mint, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme

Your Indoor Herb Garden

Author: DJ Herda
Editor: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1771423226
Size: 12,86 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The complete how-to guide for growing herbs indoors for health, vitality, and culinary zest Growing herbs indoors leads the list of the healthiest and most useful indoor activities we can do. Herbs can clean the air of toxins, provide oxygen and humidity, and help vanquish our psychoses. And they're tasty! Learn how to grow herbs for health, for taste, and for life with Your Indoor Herb Garden, a comprehensive guide to growing herbs indoors. Featuring all the tips and guidance you'll need to grow and harvest organic culinary and medicinal herbs right in your own home. Coverage includes: Techniques for successfully growing herbs indoors Equipment, soil types, and feeding Why indoor herb gardens are an important part of life, from cooking to healing Herbal medicine Herbal history and lore An annotated glossary of herbs, including their common uses, growing requirements, cautions, and more. This is the ideal practical guide for gardeners and cooks with an interest in healthy living and fresh flavors looking to create their own indoor herb garden anywhere.

Container Herb Gardening Made Easy

Author: John Stone
ISBN: 9781499128901
Size: 16,97 MB
Format: PDF
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Herbs are the spice of life. They can turn an ordinary meal into a mouth-watering feast. As much as we love to cook with herbs, we often don't buy all the herbs we'd like because of their high cost. But there is a solution--Dr. John Stone and his new book CONTAINER HERB GARDENING MADE EASY, the ultimate go-to guide for container herb gardening. From knowing the benefits of growing your own herbs (and there are many!) to the actual process of creating your container herb garden, Dr. Stone's concise and easy to follow blueprint is the answer to all your container gardening prayers. Get your copy today and let the leading expert in container herb gardening guide you into a plentiful harvest of herbs.

Edible Herb Garden

Author: Rosalind Creasy
Editor: Tuttle Publishing
ISBN: 1462906184
Size: 10,11 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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Learn how to grow hardy and fragrant herbs then use them create delicious meals with this beautifully illustrated herb gardening and cooking book. Now from the master of edible landscaping comes a comprehensive and accessible guide to cultivating and cooking with herbs. If you have only one book on growing, harvesting, and cooking with herbs, this should be it. Author Rosalind Creasy takes you from seeds to stove top, from preparing soil to elegant dining, with easy-to-follow instructions and inspirational, imaginative ideas for every step of the way, with a complete "Resources" section. There's information on how to design and grow an herb garden just about anywhere—from a spacious country plot to a small city balcony, from California to Maine and anywhere in between. With vivid photographs you'll tour various gardens Creasy has created, plus the garden of herb luminary Carole Saville, among others. The comprehensive, fully illustrated "Encyclopedia of Culinary Herbs" section illustrates how to grow and use more than two dozen herb varieties. It includes both old favorites—basil, rosemary, sage, and the like—as well as more exotic herbs from around the world, including salad burnet, lemon verbena, and Mexican tarragon. In the "Favorite Herb Recipes" section you'll find delicious recipes as well as instructions for accompaniments—herb blends and butters, vinegars and teas; main dishes from cuisines around the world; and even cocktails and desserts. Favorite Herb Recipes Include: Fresh Herb Blends Dry Herb Blends Herb Vinegars Herb Oils Salmon, Cream Cheese, and Chive Torta Watermelon Salad with Black Grapes and Tarragon Goat Cheese Cheescake with Herbs Roast Lamb with Rosemary Savory Mashed Potatoes with Garden Herbs And many more…

Growing Herbs

Author: Jason Johns
Editor: Independently Published
ISBN: 9781097684809
Size: 18,21 MB
Format: PDF
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"Growing Herbs - A Beginners Guide To Growing, Using, Harvesting and Storing Herbs" is for everyone who wants to grow herbs at home. Whether you are growing them to attract bees, for use in the kitchen or for their health or beauty properties, this book walks you through everything you need to know to successful grow 49 different types of herb. There are literally hundreds, if not thousands of species of herb and plenty of varieties within that. Some are easy to grow, some are harder, but many common herbs grow wild as weeds yet have a multitude of uses that many of us have forgotten about. "Growing Herbs" is written to provide you with everything you need to know to grow 49 different herbs, harvest and store them and use them in your home. When you read this book, you get tips, pointers and advice from a plant expert showing you how to avoid the common mistakes people make when growing herbs plus how to deal with the most commonly found problems. "Growing Herbs - A Beginners Guide To Growing, Using, Harvesting and Storing Herbs" is packed full of information, tips and advice, including: Why Grow Herbs? - understand why people grow herbs at home and the many benefits not only to you, but to our declining insect population. How To Grow Herbs - a guide to growing herbs indoors, outdoors, in containers, vertically and hydroponically plus the common mistakes to avoid. Starting Herbs From Seed - how to successfully germinate seeds that will lead to healthy, fully grown plants. Pests and Problems - some of the common pests and problems that you will encounter when growing herbs, plus how to treat them and minimize the risk. Later in the book, you learn what specific pests and problems each herb may encounter. Drying and Storing Herbs - how to dry your herbs so they will store for months, if not years, including some clever freezer techniques! How to Root Cuttings - a guide to rooting cuttings for free plants or to propagate your current plants. Making Herbal Mixtures - how to use your herbs for healing by making infusions, decoctions, tinctures, poultices and more. Growing Instructions - step by step instructions on how to grow 49 different herbs, including how to care for them and harvest the herb. Culinary Uses - detailed information on how each herb can be used in the kitchen. Health Uses - traditional and modern health uses for each herb and how they can benefit your health. Beauty Uses - simple yet effective beauty uses for each herb to make your skin, hair and more look fantastic. Recipes - multiple delicious recipes to make in your kitchen and simple beauty recipes for every one of the herbs in the Herb Directory. And of course, much more. This detailed guide teaches you everything you need to know to successfully grow your own herbs at home. Whether you are new to herbs or have tried to grow herbs before and want to know more, this book is for you. With everything from germinating seeds to harvesting and storing the herbs plus detailed information about every single plant, this is a complete guide to growing and using herbs. Find out today how you can successfully grow herbs at home as "Growing Herbs - A Beginners Guide To Growing, Using, Harvesting and Storing Herbs" teaches you everything you need to know to produce a bountiful harvest of 49 different herbs at home and how to use them in the kitchen and more! Whether you are growing herbs indoors or outside, this book has the information you need to grow and use these amazing plants.

Growing Herbs

Author: Celeste Jarabese
ISBN: 9781690912965
Size: 15,18 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 257

Learn How to Grow Your Own Medicinal and Culinary Herbs at HomeDo you enjoy cooking and wish to have fresh herbs readily available at home? Or maybe you are interested in making soaps and essential oils and would like to have organic herbs to infuse into your mixes. It could also be that you just want something green, white, red or other warm colors in your house to make it feel welcoming and pleasant. Whatever your reasons for gardening are, this book will surely help you get started. The good news is that, with an herb garden, there is a higher chance of you reaping a ton of benefits with minimal amount of work. In this book, you will learn what herb container gardening is, the benefits that are associated with it and the step-by-step instructions to help you get started. Our focus is not just on medicinal herbs, but also on culinary herbs. You will learn valuable tips and tricks of preserving all your favorite herbs and how you can make the most of every season all throughout the year. Don't delay. Grab a copy of this book NOW!

The Complete Guide To Growing Healing And Medicinal Herbs

Author: Wendy M. Vincent
Editor: Atlantic Publishing Company
ISBN: 1601383517
Size: 15,50 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 161

This book will guide you through the step-by-step process of learning about and growing your own healing herbs, starting with the basics of what each herb can do and proceeding to show you everything you need to cultivate them yourself. The first things you will learn in this guide are the basics of all healing herbs, starting with a complete breakdown of the numerous healing herbs known to be easily cultivated in temperate climates. Matching the right herbs to your region, you will then be able to start learning about how herbs grow, as well as what they need, what they need from the soil, water, the weather, and feeding. You will learn which plants grow best together and which style of herbs are going to be best for selling and which are best for personal growing. Experts in the field of healing herbs have provided their insights into issues such as how to harvest the healing herbs best and how to dry or preserve them for use as healing materials. Learn how you can make a number of common treatments for various ailments with your herbs and how you can benefit best from your newfound gardens.

Patio And Kitchen Herb Gardens

Author: Julia Winchester
ISBN: 9780988443372
Size: 15,30 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Wouldn't it be great if you could reach over to your windowsill, grab some freshly grown herbs, toss them into a pan to flavor your dish with flare and then to serve them to your guests? Sure, you would have incredible flavor and all kinds of healthy nutrients, but you would look like a superstar chef! Who doesn't want that? Growing herbs at home, whether on a patio, windowsill, or even the balcony of your apartment is a real option. In fact, it is one of the best ways for you to finally get the nutrients your body needs with the flavor you are craving. Why do it? Why put the time and money into growing them from scratch or even just growing plants like this? Just consider a few of the main reasons so many are using this method to get the herbs they want and need. In Patio and Kitchen Herb Gardens: A Beginner's Guide to 21 Herbs You Can Grow at Home, Julia walks the reader through the best locations for growing herbs, the necessary supplies and the easier herbs to grow.