Helpful Herbs: Turmeric

Turmeric’s flavor is most commonly compared to mustard, its growing style is the same as ginger.  Though it won’t survive a cold winter, it can be grown indoors in a greenhouse year-round, or outside anywhere that temperatures don’t fall below 65 degrees for most of the year. Like ginger, Turmeric is started from a section of … More Helpful Herbs: Turmeric

Helpful Herbs: Columbine

The Columbine plant is a hardy wildflower that thrives in cooler climates.  Their unique flowers make a beautiful addition to any garden, and they are useful for their healing properties as well. Columbines’ flowers are bell-like and spurred, and their name is Latin for “dove” as the blossoms are said to resemble five doves clustered … More Helpful Herbs: Columbine