"Growing Culinary Herbs" will inspire you to start your own herb garden, regardless of where you live. Find out exactly how easy it is to grow herbs suited to your local conditions and climate, how to design your space for maximum results, and the right plants to grow in your gardens or containers.This handy book will show you a multitude of methods to grow and to use these healthy, aromatic and flavorful herbs that earn you rave reviews at mealtime.
You will find many useful planning and planting tips, along with a Plant by Plant Guide to the 21 Most Common Culinary Herbs. This comprehensive section includes preferred climate zones for each herb, soil type and best growing conditions , along with photos and clear plant descriptions. Best ways to use each herb in the kitchen to enhance the natural flavors and aromas complete this invaluable reference section.
In the section Herbs in the Kitchendiscover recipes and directions for creating your own delicious herbal butters, sauces, pestos, and vinegars. Find out which herbs to add for zest and flavor in your salads. A short recipe section, including delicious recipes for including fresh herbs in your soups, main dishes, salads, and even baking gives you even more ideas on how to use these tasty, aromatic plants and lift every-day meals to taste-bud tingling heights.
Two bonus sections, How to Preserve Your Garden Herbs and 5 Ways to Make Money With your Herbs are included.