"...one of the best and most straightforward works on growing herbs that this reviewer and zealous herb grower has read." -- New York Botanical Garden Magazine
From the Back Cover
With homegrown herbs come the promise of flavor, scent, healing, and beauty. Open your garden to the beauty of herbs and the rewards will be manifold.
Herb growers and those who have always wanted to try it will find a wealth of encouragement and sound advice in this well-illustrated book.
Betty Jacobs will tell you in helpful, easy-to-understand language how to get the best results with 64 herbs -- how to grow, harvest, and use them, plus a lot more:
- Starting herbs indoors and outdoors.
- Harvesting and storing herbs.
- Getting the most from your greenhouse and lath house.
- How to sell herbs, both wholesale and retail.