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

Small Space? Grow a Balcony or Patio Garden!

By Paul and Nelly Cox

With a little creativity and the right plants, you can grow a stellar garden—no yard necessary.

Growing Tasty Tropical Vanilla

By Laurelynn G. Martin and Byron E. Martin, co-owners of Logee's Tropical Plants

Learn how to grow vanilla, the spice that bakers covet most.

Garden Spaces: Plants for a Rock Wall Garden

By Kathleen Halloran

Plant these 13 herbs in your rock wall for a creeping, crawling, cascading garden.

Your Guide to Fresh Herbs Year-Round

By Tammie Painter

If you’re longing for fresh herbs during cold, wet winter days—take heart. With a little preparation, plant know-how and winter protection, it’s possible to have herbs in every season.


Green Patch: 5 Common Herb Diseases

By The Herb Companion staff

These five diseases can effect the herbs you care most about in the garden. Learn how to battle root rot, mildew and more.

Green Patch: Rosemary, Sage and Basil Growing Problems Solved

By Tina Marie Wilcox

Your growing problems—solved! Learn how to keep your rosemary, sage and basil thriving. Plus, discover five common herb diseases to look out for.

Editor's Pick: Sustainable, Spanish-Inspired Vase

By The Herb Companion staff

This month, our Editor's Pick is a sustainable container for herbal bouquets.

New Year Gardening Resolutions

By Robin Lane Fox

My new year is full of good intentions that it would be optimistic to call resolutions.