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August in the Herb Garden

The echinacea is blooming in our herb garden The elecampane graces our herb garden towering at around 7-8 feet tall. Flowers of the elecampane plant Look how big the elecampane leaves get…quite large! The yarrow grows abundantly along the border … Continue reading

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What’s Growing

This little tomato is one that self seeded from last year and seems to be hardier than a few of the ones that we bought. Even though it was later coming up it seems to be catching up to the … Continue reading

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It’s Elecampane

When this shoot first emerged we debated was it really elecampane or mullein?   Elecampane between the mint and valerian Seeing the leaves and how it is growing we are pretty sure it is indeed elecampane  

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Elecampane or Mullein

The elecampane has now surfaced! Check back later to see what it looks like in full bloom and what you can use it for. The root that was given to us last year was said to be elecampane, now we … Continue reading

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Lots of Sprouting

Lots of sprouting now happening at the garden! Can hardly wait for the new greens and flowers to come up. Click on a picture of our sprouting plants to see what they look like. See if you can find the … Continue reading

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