We have talked about the key to growing “medicinal herbs” that are truly medicinal. It is all about the growing environment and how closely it resembles the conditions the plants natively flourish in. The medicinal compounds in an herb typically develop from the plant’s reaction to the combination of soil conditions, sun and water exposure and other environmental stimuli. These environmental stimuli can be as varied as local toxin levels (pesticides, air pollution, etc) to wind conditions.
When I set out to start growing medicinal herbs, I did alot of research into figuring out which herbs might do well natively here in North Texas. … Read On