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Growing Herbs for Homemade Scented Candles

Dan Nursery Crops, This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom has some excellent ideas for you about growing herbs for scented candles. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Growing herbs can be used for far more than just growing for food. Candles, for example, can be homemade and included some of the scented herbs from your garden. Scented candles make a wonderful homemade gift for friends and family.  …

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Container Herb Gardening for Beginners

Dan Specialty Crops, This Land of Ours

In todays program, Cathy Isom has a few great tips about container gardening for beginners. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Growing herbs are perfect for the beginning gardener.  Plant them in big containers with some vegetables on your porch or balcony, or keep a few plants on your kitchen windowsill. Containers are an excellent choice for herbs …

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Growing the Herb with a Peppery Taste

Dan This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom fills you in about the qualities of the under appreciated herb with a peppery taste.  That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. Savory is an under-appreciated herb. It has a wonderful peppery taste without being too spicy. The plant looks like a cross between rosemary and thyme, and it’s the ultimate lure for bees, attracting them instantly …

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Turmeric, a Popular Herb to Grow

Dan Nursery Crops, This Land of Ours

Cathy Isom lets you know why you should grow Tumeric and how to do it. That’s coming up on This Land of Ours. One of today’s most popular herbs for health and wellness is turmeric.  It’s been shown to be an amazing healing herb, with countless different health benefits, such as improving circulation, relieving arthritis symptoms, improving memory, and boosting immunity. …