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How to grow Thai basil indoors
Need Thai basil for a recipe? Learn how to grow it indoors with the experts from Herbs at Home.
The complete guide to drying herbs
If you have an abundant herb harvest, or are just looking to dry your own, let the Herbs at Home experts explain everything you need to know about drying herbs.
Microgreens 101: How to grow microgreens at home
Thinking about growing microgreens at home? Get started with step-by-step microgreen growing instructions, supplies list, alternative methods, and growing tips.
How to grow dill indoors
Let the Herbs at Home experts teach you everything you need to know to successfully grow dill indoors in containers. Whether you’re growing full plants for d...
How to grow mint indoors
Want to grow mint indoors? Herbs at Home has all the information you need, including step-by-step instructions on propagating stem cuttings and a complete mi...
How to grow cilantro indoors
Learn everything you need to know about growing cilantro indoors from our expert at Herbs at Home, including step-by-step instructions on planting and a comp...
How to pick the best pot for growing herbs
Choosing the best container for growing herbs entails more than picking one that looks good. Let the experts at Herbs at Home walk you through what you need ...
How to grow avocados indoors
Love avocados? Learn how to grow your own avocado tree indoors either from seed or a nursery plant with expert advice and tips from Herbs at Home.
How to grow St. John’s Wort indoors
St. John’s Wort grows well indoors in either terra cotta or plastic containers when it receives more than 8 hours of full sun daily. Keep the soil moist and ...
How to grow stevia indoors
Learn how to grow your own stevia plants from cuttings or seeds, with only a few supplies and a bright sunny windowsill. Locally-sourced, minimally processed...
13 most aromatic herbs to grow
Here is a list of the most aromatic ones to grow, and basic information to help you choose what to plant.
How to grow Rosemary indoors
All you will need to grow rosemary indoors is the basics: growing media, containers, and plants. Rosemary is best propagated from stem cuttings versus trying...
How to grow wheatgrass indoors: soil vs soilless
Wheatgrass juice has been a staple on juice bar menus for decades, but what does it take to grow this “superfood” at home? We’ll explain the exact steps you ...
How to effectively treat and avoid indoor garden pests
15 rare herbs you should consider growing in your garden
Everything you need to know about liquid seaweed fertilizer
Aerogarden Harvest Review 2020: Easy setup, and real grow results
What is root rot: How to identify, treat, and prevent
How to grow Bay Laurel indoors: Everything you need to know to get started
How to grow chervil (beginner-friendly guide)
Garden chervil, also known as French parsley, makes for a great addition to your herb garden. It is difficult to find in grocery stores, possesses a mild lic...
How to grow catnip: The complete guide
The best winter herbs and spices for every occasion
What you need to know to grow herbs indoors during winter
How to prepare herbs for winter so they don’t die
How to test the pH of soil in 4 ways
The complete guide to growing savory indoors
Everything you need to know about growing marjoram indoors
Houseplant mold: Identify, remove, and prevent unwanted mold on indoor plants
Why herbs bolt and how to stop it
8 Reasons why your indoor herbs are dying and how to fix it
The ultimate guide to composting at home
Composting has blossomed in popularity over the last ten or twenty years with home gardeners, but surprisingly, it’s a process that was devised close to a hu...
Microgreens vs. sprouts: Growing, uses, and benefits
Hamama microgreen kit review: How it works and real grow results
Growing microgreens has never been easy with microgreen grow kits. Hamama has quickly become one of the most popular of these kits. We decided to put it to a...
Vermiculite: Uses for growing plants, safety, and comparison to Perlite
Vermiculite is a light and airy rock that’s an important media in growing indoor and outdoor plants. This guide covers everything you need to know about verm...
What is perlite good for? Uses, types, and comparing growing media
Perlite boasts extensive benefits as a growing media for indoor and outdoor gardening. What is it good for? Read on to learn more about this natural rock, it...
What is coconut coir? Everything you need to know about this growing media
Coconut coir is a staple growing media in at home potting mix. Read on to learn more about how sustainable coco coir is produced, different types, benefits, ...
Growing oregano indoors: History, uses, and best growing conditions
Oregano is one of the most celebrated herbs in culinary, and grows well indoors with the right conditions. Read on to learn more about the history of oregano...
Peat moss: Growing benefits, uses, and comparison to Coco Coir
Peat moss is a type of peat characterized by vegetation decay. It’s one of the most widely used types of growing media in the gardening industry and great fo...
11 unique ways to preserve fresh herbs (without drying them)
Drying may be the most popular way to popular way to preserve herbs, but it’s not the only way. We’ve compiled a list of 11 different way to preserve fresh h...
How to grow fresh lettuce indoors: 4 common types
A staple in any consumption of green vegetables is lettuce. However, in most markets lettuce is expensive. That’s why we created this guide to help you grow ...
Your guide to the best indoor lighting for growing herbs
The ultimate guide to the best growing media for indoor herbs
Starting with good soil is one of the keys to growing healthy, bountiful, and herbs full of flavor. We cover the why you should start with good potting soi...
Grow sage indoors: Supplies, methods, and tips
Sage has a strong aroma and is a great herb for flavoring poultry dishes. In this guide you’ll learn how to grow sage indoors. Plus we’ll cover growing tips,...
7 ways to water indoor plants while on vacation
Spending time away from your house and indoor plants on a trip or vacation can be stressful if you don’t know how to water your plants while you’re gone. We ...
The 12 easiest herbs to grow for the first time
A list of the 12 easiest herbs to grow at home and indoors. Whether you’re a beginner or expert gardener this list details the use of each herb, tips and fa...
How to sterilize soil: The ultimate guide for every treatment
How to grow and care for watercress indoors
How to grow the most flavorful chives indoors
Fertilizer for herbs: Benefits, types, and how to fertilize
How and when to prune your herbs
How to grow parsley indoors
The best herbs to grow in low light
How to group indoor herbs together for the best results
The beginner’s guide to start growing microgreens
How to grow the best herbs indoors
5 most flavorful microgreens you need to try today
How to grow lavender indoors
How to grow lemongrass indoors
How to grow basil indoors
Basil is a great herb to start with. It is the most frequently grown herb because of its easy growing nature and abundant culinary uses.