Herb Gardens

Fennel is a common choice for herb gardeners. See more pictures of culinary herb gardens.

Herb gardens can consist of popular kitchen herbs such as parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme (along with oregano, basil, chives, and many others). Herbs can be annuals or perennials and need basically the same care and maintenance as any other plants you grow. Fresh herbs can enhance your cooking, in addition to looking and smelling great in your garden.

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Give your herb garden the care it needs, and you'll be harvesting fresh herbs all season long. Learn all about herb gardening with these tips:

How to Grow an Herb Garden

Herbs need the same care and attention most plants require -- adequate light and water, good soil, and a weed-free environment. Take good care of your herbs to ensure a flavorful harvest.

For more tips on herb gardening, check out the links on the next page.


Lots More Information

Looking for more informa­tion about gardening? Try these:

  • Gardening: Learn the basics of successful gardening.
  • Garden Types: Gardens can focus on anything from flowers to vegetables, grasses to fruits.
  • Herbs: Learn about annual, biennial, and perennial herbs.