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Start Growing Your Own Herbs

Fresh herbs are a delicious addition to any dish, but buying packaged herbs is expensive and more importantly, they never taste as fresh as herbs you grow at home!

The good news is that it’s easy to grow fresh herbs at home, even if you have little or no outdoor space. Below, we’ve rounded up everything you need to start growing your own herbs, and every item can be purchased and shipped worldwide with MyUS.

Homegrown Herbs: A Complete Guide to Growing, Using, and Enjoying More than 100 Herbs $15.89

Cover of Homegrown Herbs, a guide to growing, harvesting, and using herbs

From how to grow and harvest a herb garden (seed selection, planting, maintenance, harvesting, and drying) to how to use your herbs in a variety of foods, home remedies, body care products, and crafts, Homegrown Herbs: A Complete Guide to Growing, Using, and Enjoying More than 100 Herbs is an essential for any herb garden newbie. 

"This book is so informative and easy to use. I love the variety of herbs that she included. There's recipes and ideas on how to use the herbs that you grow as well. We especially found the chapter on pest and disease control helpful. If you're looking to start growing your own herbs, this book will help you decide which plants are right for your area and what kind of design you want for your garden. I'm very pleased with my purchase." says A.B. in their Amazon product review. 

9 Herb Window Garden - Indoor Organic Herb Growing Kit $34.99

40 piece herb growing kit including soil discs, seedling pots, seed packets, markers, and instructional guide

Get everything you need to kick off your herb garden with this 9 Herb Window Garden - Indoor Organic Herb Growing Kit. This 40 piece set includes 9 reusable pots perfect for seedlings, 9 packets of premium seeds (Dill, basil, chives, thyme, parsley, oregano, cilantro, sage, and mustard), 9 bamboo markers, 9 nutrient-rich soil discs, and an instruction guide. 

"This is great for starters or an expert grower. It was fun to put together and I wish I could do it all over again. If you have kids you want to get into gardening get this because it makes it super fun plus you get herbs in the end." says Chaleste Bennion in her five-star review.

Organic Medicinal Herbs Seed Packet Set $19.96 

Organic Medicinal herbs seed packet set with seeds, markers, and wooden box

Grow USDA certified organic herb herb plants for organic tea leaves with this Organic Medicinal Herbs Seed Packet Set. It includes chamomile seeds, lavender tea seeds, lemon balm tea plant seeds, catnip seeds, cinnamon basil, dandelion, echinacea tea, fennel seeds, marjoram, peppermint seeds, as well as 10 bamboo plant markers and a wooden tea box for storing your dried herbs. 

"The plant chosen to be included in this herbal tea box are extremely useful and look nice! My windowsill is full of the most gorgeous plants that help me make delicious tea whenever I want." says Christina Fleming in her product review. 

Saratoga Home Herb Pots with Tray Set $24.98 

Herbs growing in galvanized herb pots and sitting in a metal tray

Prefer picking your own planters? There are a ton of indoor herb planters to choose from on Amazon, but we love the Home Herb Pots with Tray Set from Saratoga. It includes three galvanized planters, with drainage holes, that are the perfect size for growing herbs and a stylish tray that keeps water from running all over.

"These planters are exactly what I was looking for! They fit perfectly in my window sills, and I’ve planted some of my favorite herbs in them! Very pretty addition to my kitchen!" says Sheila in her five-star review. 

Joyful Dirt Premium Concentrated All Purpose Organic Plant Food and Fertilizer $14.95 

Bottle of Joyful Dirt indoor plant food and fertilizer with green cap

Growing larger, healthier herbs is easy with Joyful Dirt's Premium Concentrated All Purpose Organic Plant Food and Fertilizer. It's easy to apply, just shake it onto soil or mix directly in your watering can and easy to store since it's a compact bottle. Safe for pets and kids.

"I never write reviews but had to share what a great find this was! I have routinely killed every living plant I've ever brought home. Joyful Dirt has completely changed that. All my plants look full and healthy with little to no effort on my part! I am so amazed that for teacher gifts this year, I am giving terrariums and will include a shaker of Joyful Dirt to go with each. If you have any trouble keeping plants alive, this is the solution.." says KB132 in their product review. 

Novelty Indoor Watering Can $10.04

Green plastic watering can with long stem spout placed on a wooden table

Made from durable, impact-resistant plastic with a long stemmed spout that makes it easy to water plants at the roots, this half gallon Indoor Watering Can is the perfect way to keep your plants hydrated and avoid over-hydrating foliage.

"It is very easy to use. The size is perfect. And the most important advantage is that it can be filled easily in the low space of a bathroom sink." says Mary More in her Amazon review. 

Fiskars Micro-Tip Pruners $11.24

Black and orange Micro-tipped pruning shears from Fiskars

When it's time to harvest your herbs, these Micro-Tip Pruners from Fiskars are a great choice for making quick, precise cuts without damaging tender shoots and stems. 

"Sharp? That got your attention. Good. These shears are small, delicate and sharp. I got these as an indoor gardener to trim and groom a wide range of small, large, flowering, herbaceous and succulent varietals. Comfortable to hold and operate with a spring loaded handle which is terrific. Comes with a plastic sleeve for the tip to protect. Just throw it in the tool box and not worry." says Jason in his five-star review. 

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