All you need is a small amount of vertical space around a balcony or an open window which can hang or store a vertical array of drink bottles that can grow all your herbs and lettuce easily. Recycle as many of your plastic drink containers.
Bell Pepper*they hate nitrogen/commercial fertilizer* Wait til plants flower before fertilizing. Then spray leaves w/ 1 tsp Epsom salt in 1 qt water (peppers need Magnesium to set fruit). Peppers also enjoy small amounts of potassium (wood ashes)
There are a few simple mistakes that many herb newbies make (and I know, because I made pi po most of ’em myself). Master these simple and practical tips for herb gardening and you’ll be using your own fresh herbs like Mario Batali in no time.
Lemon Balm is a fragrant, lemony-tasting plant that deserves a place in every household. Learn the medicinal benefits, culinary uses, and how-to grow info for this delightful plant. I love to make lemon balm tea.