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It's fragrant, fast-growing, green, and it has it's own ice cream flavor. So what's not to love about mint? If you've ever grown the herb, you know where I'm going...

Curry leaves are very popular in Sri Lanka where they are used in every dish and cooking to add a super aroma and flavor to the dishes they cook in...

I call it the sweetest spice . Not only is cinnamon good for us, it is also very easy to grow!  You can grow a cinnamon plant in corner of...

I have been growing ginger at home for years, and ginger would have to be the "most neglected plant" in my garden.I look at my ginger plant only once a...

Today its about a another member of the chili pepper family.  I'm takling about Banana Peppers. Banana peppers are easy to grow and provide fresh peppers for many months during the...

Can you name one of the world's healthiest herbs / foods ? -  Turmeric  Turmeric's antiseptic and antibacterial properties make it useful for cleaning and treating wounds,so healthy in fact that I...

In ancient times, black pepper was considered the " king of spices" and it was more valuable than gold. In fact another name for black pepper was "black gold". A...

Growing green chilies is easy. It just requires a little bit of delicate handling in the initial stages and voila you can have your very own , indoor, organic green...