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Lemon Balm Cooler – Naturally Soothing Lemon balm, a.k.a., Melissa officinalis is a panacea-type herb. It can be used as a mosquito repellent, an antiviral, an antibiotic, an anxiolytic or sedative, and an antioxidant. It’s also said to improve mood and mental performance and to help regulate weight and prevent obesity.

How to cut herbs - for basil don't pluck leaves off, instead trim stem. Leave two sets of leaves on stem (leaves grow in pairs across from each other). Cut immediately above the second set of leaves from the ground. Plant will then grow new branches from this cut.

Whispering Earth - An excellent blog for anyone who wants to learn more about herbs.

All about herbs and how they can be used to help heal our bodies from certain issues.

35 Herb Container Gardens.

Container herb gardens

Herb gardens

Lovage.. it is a perennial celery Lovage is near the top of the list of naturally occurring sources of quercetin (an anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and anti-cancer agent), just behind tea, red onions and capers. A root decoction can also be used to treat sore throats and external ulcers, or added to bath water for skin problems.