Basil ~ King of Herbs

May 3, 2015 // 1 Comment

Basil – Ocimum basilicum – Lamiaceae or mint family Basil is a warm season annual herb with leafy stems. The leaves are very fragrant and used in a variety of dishes and herbal teas. Basil loves full Sun, fertile soil and grows best in a temperature range between 80-95 degrees. Basil does well in the [ to read more ]

From the Herb Basket – 19

January 7, 2015 // 4 Comments

A pot of basil grown in a kitchen window that faces west will keep this area free from negative spirits. The best time to plant an herb garden is when the moon is in Cancer, Scorpio, Libra or Pisces. Any product made from rose oil will not only moisturize your skin, it will also purify and cleanse your skin as well. [ to read more ]