Can You Split Chives?

Can You Split Chives?

Chives are beautiful herbs, grown for their mild, onion-tasting leaves and bright flowers. Chives are vigorous growers if given the optimal conditions to thrive. Near the end of the growing season, while the ground is still warm, they tend to grow into a thick, tight clump and need to be trimmed back and thinned to …

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7 Herbs That Grow In Clay Soil

Herbs That Grow In Clay Soil

While herbs grow well in poor soil, hard clay isn’t the best choice for most varieties. This is because though herbs will grow well even if the soil is deficient in ingredients, good drainage is important. Clay soil doesn’t drain well and retains water for a long time. Rosemary, in particular, dies easily with “wet …

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5 Easy Steps For Growing Dill In Pots Inside

Growing Dill In Pots Inside

Dill is an annual plant that vigorously self-seeds to continue giving fresh foliage every spring and summer for a constant supply of herbs for soups, salads, and pickles. Though dill is available in the warmer months, you can harvest fresh herbs for your recipes all year round by growing dill in pots inside.  It’s the …

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Do Chives Regrow After Cutting?

Do Chives Regrow After Cutting

Chives are beautiful herb plants to have in your garden. Chives are easy to grow and don’t attract many pests and diseases. Chives are perfect for beginner vegetable gardeners because they are so easy to grow. Chives are one of those herbs you can plant once and they keep coming back year after year. I …

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10 Easiest Herbs To Propagate Fast At Home!

Easiest Herbs To Propagate

You shouldn’t have to plan a trip to the supermarket every time to want a few sprigs of rosemary to top your dishes when you can have a garden of fresh herbs growing right at your windowsill! Yes! There are plenty of herbs that are exceptionally easy to propagate at home. For many of them, …

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Why Is My Mint Flowering? Causes and 5 solutions!

Why Is My Mint Flowering

Mint is an aromatic, fast-growing herb that beautifully complements salads, vegetables, meat, soups, juices, and even ice cream! If you have your own little mint garden, you probably already love it for the endless supply of fresh, flavorful sprigs to the kitchen. However, what’s not so adorable is when you find them flowering! In fact, …

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