We are going to try a small herb garden this year. Hopefully this will help us figure out how to use them!
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For centuries, herb plants have been used to cure all sorts of ailments. Both modern and alternative medicine rely on the age-old healing properties found in medicinal herbs. The Growers Exchange has a wide selection of medicinal herb plants. www.thegrowers-ex…
Freeze herbs while they are fresh – put chopped herbs into ice tray and add olive oil before freezing. Then put into freezer bags and label for later use.
drying-herbs-56 How to Preserve Herbs – Drying Herbs Drying herbs is pretty self explanatory, but the most space intensive way to preserve herbs. If you choose this route, you must have a warm, dry indoor area to hang the herbs. Hang them in small bunches, cover them to keep them clean, and when dry, strip the leaves off the branches and seal in bags or jars. Make sure they are crispy dry before you seal them up. You can also dry herbs in the microwave or a food dehydrator.
Infographic on the easiest herbs to grow indoors.
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