Edible Flowers Right Under Your Nose

While gardeners rave about the latest blueberry or raspberry, one group of edibles often gets overlooked. Your garden is probably full of them, but they haven’t made it to the kitchen – even though they have centuries of testing to back them up. Edible flowers, courtesy of classic garden plants, are not just pretty garnish on …

How to Make Lavender Oil

Lavender is one of my top aromatic plants to use in my gardens so there is an abundance of it around every year. After years of procrastinating I’ve finally set out to make my lavender oil. At the outset I didn’t think it would be that hard and luckily it seemed to be a fairly easy …