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Perfect perch to watch the parade of pollinators visiting the beebalm. Hummingbird moths, bees, butterflies and hummingbirds all day long. (Monarda didyma, Lamiaceae).

Perfect perch to watch the parade of pollinators visiting the beebalm. Hummingbird moths, bees, butterflies and hummingbirds all day long.

Echinacea Roots, Leaves and Flowers

072014 echinacea ~ Echinacea contains volatile oils, glycoproteins, flavonoids, polysaccharides and alkamides. These are the substances that are believed to impart the herbs healing properties.

Birdhouse | wren birdhouse made by local craftsman | Kim Beckmann | Flickr

Bird of Paradise . Bird house among lavender for the birds charming bird house Birdhouse with hanging basket.

How to Build a Mason Bee House and Bring More Pollinators to the Garden Creating a natural habitat for bees and other pollinators is an aspect to gardening that we can cultivate. Increasing pollina…

Every spring, I plant bok choy, spinach, and peas. And although it is mostly the same every year, I continue to be amazed. Think of a seed. An onion seed …

Kitchen garden.

How One Alabama Family Bonded—By Building The Perfect Garden

small family kitchen garden // Great Gardens & Ideas // beautiful home garden with stone raised beds.

Cornstarch - Tomatoes best friend - safe alternative to poisons - helps deter many garden pests that feed on tomatoes

"Cornstarch - Tomatoes best friend - safe alternative to poisons - helps deter many garden pests that feed on tomatoes." wonder if works? Of course would need to be organic nonGMO cornstarch.

Edible Beauties ...... Also great for tea blends.

Edible Beauties

I went to this fabulous wedding a few years ago and the coolest thing were edible flowers on the filet mignons! Guide of Edible Flowers

If you garden without full sun, we’ll show you how to bask in great garden harvests by choosing the best shade-tolerant crops, which include greens, culinary herbs such as chives, cilantro and oregano, and root crops such as carrots and potatoes.

Best Vegetables to Grow in the Shade - Organic Gardening

For successful growing in the shade, remove low-hanging branches from nearby trees, use raised beds and liners to discourage tree roots from wicking water away from crops, and use reflective mulches to give plants more light.

10 Ways to Use Lemon Balm including medicine, food, body products, and more from Homespun Seasonal Living

Use Lemon Balm

Lemon Balm is a bushy perennial herb that has a multitude of uses both culinary and medicinal, here are 10 ways to use lemon balm From: Homespun Seasonal Living, please visit

Tinctures are medicinal extracts of herbs in alcohol, but what are elixirs or cordials? You can make each of these at home easily, it isn't as hard as it ...

Let's Talk About: Tinctures, Elixirs, and Cordials

The Herbal Immersion Program is the most comprehensive online course teaching the vital skills of handcrafted herbalism--growing herbs, making medicine, foraging, botany, and therapeutics. Pre-registration sale running now through April

Dirt Simple | Gardening and Landscape Blog by Deborah Silver

Top that neighbor! Get creative in the your yard, with hand carved wooden posts. Birds grace the supports on a vertical herb garden privacy fence. Deck and patio upgrade.

Tips for growing squash, Place the seeds around the pot. When you water, you water in the pot so the water comes out of the drain holes around the bottom for deep root watering.

DEEP ROOT WATERING made easy.not just for growing squash ;) Tips for growing squash, Place the seeds AROUND the pot. When you water, you water inthe pot so the water comes out of the drain holes around the bottom for deep root watering.

Culver's Root in full glory in the garden. This showy native likes damp soil, and full sun to part shade. I grow it with Echinacea and they make a smashing pair! Culver's Root was a medicinal darling of the Eclectic physicians at the turn of the century -- the root is a strong hepatic stimulant and laxative. Veronicastrum virginicum.

Culver's Root in full glory in the garden. This showy native likes damp soil, and full sun to part shade. I grow it with Echinacea and they make a smashing pair! Culver's Root was a medicinal darling of the Eclectic physicians at the turn of the century -- the root is a strong hepatic stimulant and laxative. Veronicastrum virginicum.