Many herbs are surprisingly tough. After all, many are weeds that have found a way to be useful to human beings. As such some of them can withstand and even thrive through very cold winters. Here are a few of them:
Insects are not often considered beneficial because consumers do not understand the uses of bugs. While some bugs are considered pests, many species are beneficial. The most common benefits provided by insects are to personal gardens and it is best to get as many beneficial bugs in the garden as possible to avoid the use of harmful pesticides and chemicals for pest control.
Growing herbs indoors can add an elegant appearance and fragrance to every room. Plants are nature’s air fresheners, naturally cleaning the air in their surroundings. The natural scents of fresh herbs are never overpowering and can float from room to room freshening and brightening your surroundings. Different people prefer different herbs and scents for the home, but some herbs will be a perfect fit for a specific room in the home.
The benefits of herbs harvested fresh from the garden don’t have to be lost due to lack of garden space. Herbs are easy to grow, and if the home does not allow a kitchen garden or have a porch or terrace to place containers for a small herb garden, just look up.