“Shakespeare’s Herb Garden” “Traditional Home Book of Herbs” by Michael Janulewicz Bay, Fennel, Lavender, Mint, Chamomile, Hyssop, Marigold & Marjoram – Here in Alberta our planting zones are 3, 4 and 5 (5 is British Columbia) and on occasion, you become lucky to plant something from zone 6 thru 7. These zones are plant… Continue reading “Shakespeare’s Herb Garden”
“Dried Herbs” “Traditional Home Book of Herbs” by Michael Janulewicz Here is a list of dried herbs great to add into your dried flower arrangements. Wormwood, Clary sage, Marjoram, Tansy, Cotton lavender, Ambrosia & Lavender Add some great dried herbs: Rue, Rosemary, Marigold, Lavender, Basil, Chamomile, Tansy, Woodruff, Angelica, Borage, Parsley, Lovage, Lemon… Continue reading “Dried Herbs”
“Herbs for Potpourri” “Traditional Home Book of Herbs” by Michael Janulewicz Flowers Marigold, Lavender, Bergamot, Chamomile & Borage Leaves Wormwood, Bay, Pineapple sage, Thyme, Angelica, Costmary, Lemon Balm, Mint, Marjoram, Rosemary, Basil, Woodruff, Southernwood. Fillers – can be found from herb shops & floral suppliers.
“Insect Repellents” “Traditional Home Book of Herbs” by Michael Janulewicz No holes for your cotton fabrics, place these herbs into your clothing cupboards. A combination of southernwood, wormwood, tansy, mugwort, lavender & tansy into a small muslin bag will help keep the moths out of your linen cupboards and provides a nice scent.
“Herbs for Butterflies” “Traditional Home Book of Herbs” by Michael Janulewicz Thyme, Soapwort, Catmint, Lavender, Marsh mallow, Rosemary & Hyssop