Homeowners want to have herb garden because it offers tremendous benefits and you can use them for different purposes. For people who love cooking, herbs can be useful as a kitchen spice or aromatherapy as alternative function.
Make herb garden doesn’t need to prepare a large area. Use container or pot to conserve space, movable to anywhere you want like balcony, windowsill, patio or countertop in your kitchen.
Grow herbs by using pot become the best solution to overcome the limitations of land or space. Here are herb garden ideas with potted method.
1. Before you begin this method, you must find for the best potting container. Use small pots if you want to grow one or two types and a large pot for various types. Choose pots made from clay or terra cotta. The most important feature should be available is a drainage hole. Make sure the pot you buy have it.
2. Use quality soil to fill up the pot, but don’t take soil from your own yard. Quality soil must free from fungi, insects and small rocks. Mix the soil with compost and you can get them from a nursery store.
3. Place the pot in an easy accessible area for sunlight and air movement, or you can move it to a strategic spot. Make sure the plants obtain sufficient light at least four hours.
There are many herbs you can plant for different purposes, start from food ingredients, aromatherapy and medical.