Heron's Nest Herb Farm, Blanco Texas

a lavender farm, Blanco, Texas

Miller Creek Lavender Farm, Blanco, Texas

Spiral herb garden

Herb drying rack

Dried Herbs

Urban Farm Mag: Garden plants that do NOT grow well next to each other.

Lavender Supplies: Lavender from my garden (Cut matured lavender flowers just above the leaves) Rubber Bands Directions: Gather the lavender into a bunch. Tie the stems with a rubber band. Find a dark place to dry the lavender. Hang the lavender bunch upside down. Let the lavender dry 2-4 weeks.

Create a Water-Wise Herb Garden—Drought-tolerant herbs, such as sage, Spanish lavender, santolina and ground-hugging thymes, conserve water and prevent erosion.

Garden Tips

the wonderful Dandelion!

A low-maintenance approach to landscaping allows for hours of enjoyment as opposed to work. The Old Farmer's Almanac lists tips for creating a low-maintenance landscape.

DIY tin can herb holder.. This is a must do and so easy, anyone could do it. Would be a fun kids project.

landscaping ideas backyard

To start an herb garden, start seedlings in eggshells. Then, when it warms up, plant the whole thing in your garden.

Herb markers

Rocks with moss for a faerie circle or spiral

Name: Chickweed. Usage: Eaten, such as catmint. Effect: Treats greencough, though catmint is often preferred.

Bouquet

Cute stickers!!!

drying herbs | photo by parker fitzgerald for Kinfolk Vol. 5