079) Herb Gardening

Whether you grow them in a garden or just have a few in pots on your doorstep, herbs are easy and fun to grow. The first session will cover planning and planting an herb garden. You will learn how to design and site an herb garden, how to amend your soil, how to fertilize your garden and then how to choose the right herbs for your garden. The second session will cover growing herbs in containers. Learn how to choose the right container and potting soil, how to fertilize your plants, how to water for best results and then how to care for your containers when the growing season is over. The third session will cover harvesting and preserving the herbs that you have grown. You will learn the specifics of harvesting leaves, flowers, seeds and roots and how to preserve them for future use.