Tag: herb gardening

Lemon Balm – Not just good for the bees

There is evidence that lemon balm has been in use for over 200 years with the Swiss physician Paracelsus calling it the "elixir of life". Many old herbalists refer to it as a comforter to the heart and that it will drive away melancholy and sadness. In other...

Colourful Plants for a Colourful Herb Garden

Colourful Plants for a Colourful Herb Garden Many people like to plant their herb garden according to a theme. For some this may be a medicinal garden or a kitchen garden, but what about a theme based purely on colour? Check out these suggestions for some colourful additions to...