How to Grow an Herb Garden

If you love the smell and taste of fresh basil, rosemary and thyme, it may be time to stop sniffing the spice rack and grow your own! Summer is the perfect season to plant an herb garden in your back yard. Or, if you’re a city slicker, just start one indoors on a sunny windowsill. To learn how, follow these tips from the Tasteful Garden and HGTV. Growing herbs is an easy, delightful endeavor -- and it’s so delicious when those perfect little plants pop from the soil into your favorite dish or drink. Don’t forget to plant some mint, lavender and lemon balm – the perfect herbs to add flavor and healthy benefits to a summer iced tea. For recipes, visit The Tea Can Company Pinterest page. Now, put down that bottle of seasoning blend and go dig in the dirt!