A lot of people try to grow vegetables at home because they think that it will make it easier for them to be gourmet cooks.

Although this is true, growing tomatoes, cucumbers, or similar vegetables is not the best place to start. Believe it or not, you get a lot more bang for your buck with live herbs plants. You can get fresh vegetables at the store that taste good, But you have to pay an arm and a leg to get fresh herbs.

The fresh herbs plants you grow at home, however, will taste fresher, stronger, and better than anything you buy in the store, and will cost a lot less. Starting an herb garden is the best way to make sure you can cook healthy, delicious food at home.

Even if you don't know how to grow plants, you can learn growing herbs quite easily. Herbs like basil, thyme, spearmint, and sage are extremely easy to grow. They do well both indoor and out of doors, and do not require any special attention.
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