Mint Knows No BoundsMint likes to wander. It won't be contained by a pot - or a fence. It just keeps going and may start to smother other plants.
Cool Gardening Opportunities For FallEven though fall has arrived, all is not lost in your garden. Plants that hate the heat and thrive in the cooler seasons are happy to be back in your garden - and on your table once again - come September.
Let Herbs Flower In FallAll summer long, most gardeners stop herbs from flowering by pinching off the tips but, by September, I relent and let my herbs produce pretty little flowers.
Boxwood BasilFrench Basil is well-known around the world, also called Greek Bush Basil, Spicy Globe Basil, or maybe the most common name it goes by is Boxwood Basil. And it's a somewhat versatile little herb.
Put Your Edible Garden In PotsI don't grow tons of food and none of it in the ground but rather, in big planters to put it at easy reach for me, yet further from the bunnies.
An Annual MistakeThere's a reason experts say not to plant annuals before Mother's Day around here, because until mid-May, there's still the chance of an overnight frost.