You can use it for almost any kind of cooking and extra-virgin olive oil (also called EVOO) can help fight inflammation and lower your blood pressure, what in turn can lower your risk of heart disease. EVOO is loaded with antioxidants and since it is able to improve the health of your blood vessels, it prevents blood clots.
Where to start, what to grow, how to grow it and more Ideas and tips for Container gardening in small spaces, on patios, and Windowsills for beginners.
Container gardening seems to look as if it is challenging,but in reality it is not that different from growing plants in the Yard, as long as you remember a few basics when it comes to Light/Shade, Containers and what type of soil to plant in . Continue reading “Container Gardening for Beginners”
It is almost funny that when ever I smell Lavender I inadvertently think “Massage” and relaxation, but their is so much more to this lovely herb and medicinal plant.
Lavender is one of the most versatile plants I know of, save even for Children and elder People that can benefit from its effects to Mind, Body and Soul, without almost no side effects when used properly. Continue reading “Essential Oils – Lavender”
So you are ready to start your Garden. By now, you surly have picked your Spot or Containers and the ground is nicely turned You want to be sure that there is no more frost in the Ground. Check your local gardening calender
It is important to not just pick the right spot for good soil, sun and nutrients to have a successful garden, but also to make sure you are planting the right plants to grow together or apart to assure you will have a healthy garden with great crop
We will look at some plants to plant next to each other and which ones to keep apart. This is called Companion gardening.
Essential oils are made from parts of certain plants such as leaves, herbs, barks, and rinds. These concentrated plant extracts retain the natural smell also called ” essence” of their source. Makers use different methods such as distillation or presses to concentrate the plant parts into oils.