How To Grow Citronella Mosquito Plant

How To Grow Citronella Mosquito Plant

A member of the geranium family, the citronella mosquito plant carries the fragrance of citronella in its foliage. When a leaf is crushed and rubbed on the skin, it helps to repel mosquitoes. (The plant itself does not automatically repel mosquitoes.)

How To Grow Spearmint

How To Grow Spearmint

To grow spearmint, you will be growing a perennial in zones 3 to 11. Spearmint grows well in full sun to part shade and prefers moist fertile soil.  Spacing: 18 to 24 inches apart. Plant size: 24 inches tall.

How To Grow Curled Parsley

How To Grow Curled Parsley

Parsley can be planted as an edible edging around a garden bed or landscape. Set plants in full sun or partial shade, and rich, moist soil with a pH between 5.5 and 6.7. Curled Parsley is a biennial known for its curled and frilly green leaves. Used as a garnish or seasoning.

How To Grow Rosemary

How To Grow Rosemary

Set out rosemary in spring, planting seedlings 2 to 3 feet apart; you can also plant in fall in zone 8 and south. Plants are slow growing at first, but pick up speed in their second year. While rosemary tolerates partial shade, it prefers full sun and light, well-drained soil with a pH between 6 and 7.

How To Grow Lavender

How To Grow Lavender

It is easy to grow lavender if you have the right growing conditions. Learn how to plant, grow and care for your lavender plants. There’s something totally charming about lavender …

How To  Grow German Chamomile

How To Grow German Chamomile

To grow German chamomile, you grow an erect annual, with small, daisy-like flowers, German chamomile is used to make chamomile tea and possesses a number of medicinal qualities.  

How To Grow Cilantro

How To Grow Cilantro

To grow Cilantro, you will need full sun or light shade in southern zones since it bolts quickly in hot weather. It grows best in a well-drained, moist soil.