7/24/2012 5:06:00 PM
Calendula is an easy flower to grow. Plant in full sun flower beds, containers, and vegetable and herb gardens.
5/16/2012 12:07:00 PM
Don't get stuck growing just one kind of basil. Try one of these basils for extra flavor and fragrance.
5/2/2012 2:37:00 PM
Once you have this herb in your garden, you will never be without cutting leaf celery. It's a perfect container plant to grow close by the kitchen door.
4/11/2012 12:16:00 PM
Grow chervil this spring for a mild gourmet flavor.
3/7/2012 10:48:00 AM
Parsley (Petroselinum crispum) is a biennial, meaning it takes two years to mature and reproduce. Get your chance to grow parsley from seed in your garden by entering our special garden giveawy. Ends April 2, 2012!
2/10/2012 2:06:00 PM
Chives are a cool-season, cold-tolerant perennial that love full sun and well-drained soil. Get your chance to grow chives from seed in your garden by entering our special garden giveaway. Ends March 7, 2012!
7/29/2011 10:32:12 AM
The Herb Companion is partnering with Poppy Swap, a new online herbal marketplace, to bring you a free herbal product of your choice.
7/18/2011 3:45:00 PM
Four-o’clocks are an old favorite that have been around a long time. There is a reason why they have been in your family garden for generations. Comment for your chance to win four-o'clock seeds, courtesy Renee's Garden.
7/1/2011 4:20:08 PM
Get to know Traditional Community Herbalist Kristine Brown and enter to win a subscription to Herbal Roots Zine, a great resource for teaching kids about herbs!
6/7/2011 12:44:00 PM
This garden favorite is great for salads, mesclun mixes, pastas and pizza. Comment for your chance to win a packet of arugula seeds from Renee's Garden.
5/10/2011 11:27:00 AM
Win sunflower seeds, attract pollinators and help bee populations in your area.
5/3/2011 11:14:52 AM
The Herb Companion recently discovered One Love Organics—a company that focuses on making four sustainable beauty products. Comment to enter for a chance to win some of their products.
4/13/2011 9:30:47 AM
Grow the kind of dill that fits your gardening and dining style. Also, comment to enter our latest garden giveaway!
4/12/2011 3:36:34 PM
Try growing chervil in your garden this spring. Also, enter our latest garden giveawy by leaving us a comment, explaining how you would use the plant.
3/14/2011 1:06:49 PM
Discover one of our guest bloggers favorite heirloom seeds, lemon basil. Then learn more about unique heirlooms.
3/2/2011 4:54:41 PM
Thyme is a very useful and decorative herb in the garden and in the kitchen.
1/21/2011 2:25:02 PM
Enter Natural Home’s Go Solar Giveaway to win a solar hot water heating system from Sunward.
1/18/2011 9:29:43 AM
Grow spinach (Spinacia oleracea 'Bloomsdale Long Standing') from seed this spring with this garden giveaway.
1/6/2011 11:15:00 AM
Enter the Go Solar Giveaway Sweepstakes for a chance to win a solar powered hot water system valued at over $10,000.
1/6/2011 9:27:20 AM
Germinate your favorite parsley indoors this winter to get a head start on spring gardening. Enter for a chance to win parsley seed packets.
12/14/2010 12:34:37 PM
It's officially seed catalog season. The Herb Companion has been receiving tons and tons of beautiful seed catalogs. Check out my favorite ornamental echinaceas from Burpee. Enter for a chance to win some yourself.
8/3/2010 10:14:51 AM
Ratatouille is a delicious way to preserve a lot of garden produce fast. Also, comment to win a French thyme seed packet.
6/8/2010 3:35:36 PM
Although pickling is the most well known use for dill, don't forget all the wonderful ways to include this herb in your life. Enter for a chance to win dill 'Dukat' seed packets.
5/25/2010 11:26:20 AM
These tiny, sweet strawberries are hard to find but perfect for any home gardener. Enter for a chance to win strawberry seed packets.
5/18/2010 11:09:33 AM
When lettuce is finished in your garden, sow chard seed for fresh greens all summer. Enter for a chance to win chard seed packets.
5/12/2010 12:11:17 PM
There are many ways to use parsley in your home. Enter for a chance to win parsley seed packets.
4/22/2010 3:55:38 PM
Get maximum flavor and brilliant color in a small garden space with peppers.
4/9/2010 2:43:24 PM
If you're growing cilantro plants, sow the seed directly in your garden to use in various dishes.
3/3/2010 9:47:02 AM
Vegetable soup is the reward a summer's worth of hard work in the garden can produce. Spring is the time for spring cleaning, emptying the freezer and washing canning jars.