Our In-Home Herb Garden

I absolute love our herb garden. We had a slow start and some losses but I think we have the hang of it. It seems that we have some luck with basil and chives. Our lime tree is thriving well, also.

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Above is our basil last week. Below is this week.

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And since Chicago has been getting continuous spring like temperatures and more than 10 hours of sunlight, I have decided to move all the herbs and lime tree to our East facing window. We already have a family of plants set up there, it’s a little crowded but everyone needs a good amount of sunlight everyday. We’ve been using florescent lights all winter and getting growth but it’s very slow. I’m hoping with the move, the herbs get fuller.

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