Grow your own food and herbs with the best natural and organic gardening tips.

Winter Garden Design: Plants for a Four-Season Landscape

By Jessica Kellner

Enhance your garden by showcasing the subtle beauty of the winter landscape with the best winter plants.

9 Essential Garden Tools for Your Shed

By Natural Home & Garden Staff

Stock your garden shed with these nine essential garden tools.

Gardening Tasks for Late Fall

By Harriet Fasenfest

Even though it's late fall, there is still plenty to do in your garden. Now is the time to plant your fall cover crops, sow garlic and shallots, harvest the last of your tomatoes, make compost and more.

The Goods on Growing Aloe

By Kathleen Halloran

Growing aloe is easy, and the fascinating aloe genus is a boon to beginners. 


Garden Spaces: Grow These Herbs for Health in Your Immune System Strengthening Herb Garden

By Kathleen Halloran

Plant these eight herbs for health to kick-start your garden and your body. 

Garden Spaces: Grow an Immune System Strengthening Herb Garden

By Kathleen Halloran

This immune system strengthening herb garden plan can help you sail heartily through winter.

Fresh Clips: The Difference Between Herbs and Spices

By Sarah McCabe

While herbs and spices can both have medicinal properties, there are some key differences between them.

Herb Gardening for Beginners

By Sal Gilbertie and Larry Sheehan

Before you start to build your first herb garden, let’s analyze the general conditions that determine how individual herbs grow. Each herb’s life cycle, climate requirements, growth pattern, and means of propagation dictate what you can and can’t do for it in the garden.