Category Archives: Caraway

How to grow Caraway

Caraway is a very easy and fascinating herb to grow.  Its been used since the Stone Age and its best to grow it in soil that is not too rich and certainly soil that doesn’t get waterlogged, it is actually a hardy biennial from the carrot family which means

that we sow it one year and it flowers and set seeds in the second and for most of us the main reason we grow caraway is actually for the seeds Continue reading How to grow Caraway


How to grow Basil

One of the most useful herbs in the kitchen weather for making classic Pesto sauce or a simple mozzarella and tomato salad. Although synonymous with Italy it’s not like classic  Mediterranean herbs to grow