Tag: herb garden

Herb Garden Markers – Fun & functional

Once you have decided what goes where and how it is all going to look you might like to use markers to identify your plants. Why not make this a feature? On Etsy there are many artisans and small businesses that have fabulous ideas as to...

Herb Gardening – A perfect winter morning

Hello Herb Lovers, The kids and I have just spent a wonderful morning in the herb garden.  With winter well and truly here my garden had been neglected for too long.  This morning the sun was shining brightly and the boys jumped at the chance to get their hands...

Herb Awareness Weekend – May 16 & 17

Hello Herb Lovers, It’s that time of the year again when the Queensland Herb Society puts on their annual Herb Awareness Weekend.  Held, as usual at the Mount Cootha Botanic Gardens it looks like it will be an interesting and educational weekend. Guest Speakers Saturday 16th May 9.30 am...

Winter Herbs – Planting Guide

Hello Herb Lovers, If you think your herb gardening days slow down now that winter has set in you might be surprised to hear that the cold season is a busy one indeed.     No matter what area and what climate, now is the perfect time to update...

Gardening Australia Expo – Brisbane

Gardening Australia is coming to Brisbane.   I have had a look at the exhibitors and there are several herb related businesses, societies and lots of clever organic products that I am going to have a look at. Yes, herb lovers, yours truly will venture out and have a...

Herb Garden – After

The weather has been perfect for planting. With all those lovely showers the water restrictions were no bother at all 🙂   After all that time preparing the soil, then waiting for my “Gardening with the Goddess” book and then extended herb buying trips it was finally time to...

Herb Garden – During

The parcel arrived and on my birthday I took Little Trouble and the Light of my Life herb shopping.   Last year I went to the Herb Awareness Weekend hosted by the Qld Herb Society (I wont post a link because I have been waiting for their website to...

Herb Garden – Before

Hello Herb Lovers, As I have mentioned in the past – I am now officially a gardener. Recall Herb Gardening – Not Holidaying where I attacked an overgrown garden bed as a start to my new gardening venture.   This is what it looked like BEFORE…..      ...

Herbal Holiday – England

Herbal holiday part 2:   From Frankfurt we flew to the UK. We stayed in a gorgeous little Dorset village called Mudeford. Temperatures were 10 – 20 degrees warmer than Germany which made outings a little easier.   Unfortunately we didnt get to do too many outings since this...

Herb Gardening – Not Holidaying

Happy Valentine’s Day herb lovers, I realised today that I STILL havent written about our holiday. This post is no different it’s also not about the holiday 🙂 This is about the new herbal project. A herb garden! Yes, yes, I know…..an endeavour that is fated to end in...