Strawberries have more vitamin C than some citrus fruits; they are high in fiber, potassium, and antioxidants, making them a natural means of reducing the chances of heart disease, high blood pressure and certain cancers. See more nutrition facts.
Strawberries are an easy to grow fruit that will reward you with wonderful harvests for many years. Each plant should produce one quart of strawberries. They should not be planted where peppers, tomatoes, eggplant, and potatoes have been grown. Strawberries are most often grown as perennials; they need at least one to two inches of water week. Plant your strawberries in the spring as soon as the soil can be worked.
The first year do not let the fruit set; force the plant instead to place all its energy into growth. Do this by cutting off all flowers when they appear. If you do this in the spring, sometimes you can get a nice fall crop. Depending on the growth and the size you want your plant to be. The second year spring crop should reward you nicely.
Herbs are plants that may be used for its culinary, medicinal, or fragrant properties. They are a wide group of plants that may be growing anywhere.
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Succulents are growing in popularity due to the ability to be slightly neglected. They are low maintenance, beautiful flowers and are easy to propagate.
Herbal Teas are one of the best ways to end the days of working the garden.
A safe and silent way to keep our emotional state balanced is aromatherapy using Essential Oils.
Aromatherapy is a pleasing and natural way to boost both your physical health and your emotional well-being using essential oils.