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When cooking wouldn't you love to have fresh herbs right at your front door?
How to grow Herbs in Containers to use for cooking
Hi Gardening Friends
Here is some information that I think you can use for growing herbs in containers. So you can have them growing on your patio right outside your kitchen door and how fresh is that? Here is some information that can help you grow fresh herbs for you to use in cooking that would be the freshest
that you could have.possible and right outside your kitchen door.
Here is what you should do to have great herbs growing on your patio.
1. Figure out what kind of herbs you would want to grow?
Here are some herbs you could grow in containers.
Large Sweet Basil
Sage, Golden Sage
Stevia the Sweet plant
Parsley Curled, or Italian
After you decide what type of herbs that you would want to grow?
Then pick out the containers that you would want to grow your herbs in?
Here are some suggestions for growing herbs in containers.
a. whiskey barrels
b. strawberries jars
c. decorative pots
d. Pots or containers that you would like to grow different types of herbs in.
any size big or small? You decide what you want to plant herbs in.
Now go to your local greenhouse or garden center and pickout the herbs that you want to plant. Also buy some potting soil types like Pro Mix or Mircle Gro
Potting Soil. Then bring them home and fill your container full of the potting soil and then plant your herbs. After you have the herbs planted take the container outside and soak the entire container with water. Keep the pot in
the shade until the herbs are well establish then you can set them on your patio and use the herbs when you are cooking.
I hope this information help all the gardeners that grow herbs and cook with them? If you try this would you give me a comment on how you did?
When cooking wouldn't you love to have fresh herbs at your front door?
© 2008 Dennis Hoyman