The Durham & District Horticultural Society will be having an herb fair on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event features over 30 vendors selling homegrown, handmade, and natural products.
The dreamy scent of lavender is a long-standing favourite, but our appreciation of its culinary potential is still growing.
When Jodi DeLong walks in her garden, she breathes in the scents – layers of fragrance from petite sprigs of lavender to huge blooms of angels’ trumpet.
Lavender is frequently among the group of containers I set out each spring, and I’m picky about which lavenders I choose. Lavender flowers are long lasting.
Although there are weeds thriving in this extended autumn—and I could certainly be digging them out—I’ve busied myself getting the garage ready to receive the car just before the snow flies. This has been a good opportunity to consider what went right last summer, always a better thought than focusing on what went wrong. I […]