Tired of settling for that expensive, wilted basil from the grocery store? You can flourish your own endless supply instead, even in your tiny WeHo apartment. Basil, plus a dozen other herbs, are perfect home additions for culinary inspiration, mood-boosting fragrance, and an element of living décor. Growing your own herb garden has even more benefits; ensuring freshness and organic growing, procuring a new form of relaxation, and learning a handy skill are just a few. Check out this list for Mother Earth News' reasons to earn your green thumb.
Ready to find your inner garden-ness? Start thinking of which herbs you're going to cultivate. All you need are a few pots, bulbs, and a bit of sunshine before your home is glowing with green and inspiring some nifty uses.
Keep reading for simple steps to an abounding, plentiful herb garden you can utilize in more ways than one. After you get started, feel free to let me know how your garden is shining!