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Thai Basil - bai horapa When harvesting Thai basil, don’t remove single leaves as you need them. Pinch off the top section of a stem, stopping just at the intersection where two leaves emerge. This will prompt the plant to produce new growth branching off from the place where you removed the stem. Removing leaves individually will not achieve the same result. Rinse the leaves in cool water to remove dirt or grit and pat dry between paper towels before use.

Purselane A nutritious succulent weed. It is crunchy with a slight lemon taste. It can sub for spinach in any recipe. The high pectin level can thicken soups & stews.

Wine cork plant markers. This is one of the why didnt I think of that moments. I might not stop at just herb markers though.

from The Kitchn

How To: Make a One-Pot Indoor Herb Garden

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