12 Best Medicinal Herbs Indoors

Indoor Herbs or Houseplants are the plants that grow indoors such as residences and offices. They are mostly grown for their decorative purposes and for air-purification. Herbs are used for food, flavoring, medicine, fragrance or aromatic properties. It is a leafy green flowering plant with seeds, roots, berries, and fruits.

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How to Grow Spinach in Pots | Growing Spinach in Containers & Care

Spinach- Spinacia oleracea

Spinach is an edible flowering plant that is native to western Asia. It grows in the countries like Netherlands, France, and England. It is a cool weather crop that grows well in the winter season.

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How to Grow Cilantro – Coriander

Cilantro is also known as Coriander which is derived from a Spanish word. It is an herb with deep green leaves that are harvested fresh and would be nice to grow it in your garden. It’s a soft plant that grows to a height of 30 centimeters tall when the temperature is above 70 F. It grows in the countries like China, Russia, Europe, North Africa and southwestern Asia.

Cilantro seeds are different from fresh leaves or stems. Leaves are varied in shape broadly lobed into the base of the plant. Mainly the fresh leaves and dried seeds are used for cooking. They have different taste from the seeds and are used in large amounts for garnishing and flavoring purpose. Continue reading “How to Grow Cilantro – Coriander”

10 Fragrant Plants That Repel Mosquitoes

Mosquitoes cause deadly diseases to humans like malaria, dengue fever, chikungunya and yellow fever. To overcome such problems we usually prefer mosquito coils and sprays which contain toxic chemicals like permethrin, esbiothrinm, and allethrin that are harmful to human’s health.

You can overcome such problems by growing mosquito repelling plants at your home with less space. It’s a wonderful natural method that will keep you safe from mosquito bites and spreads beautiful fragrance in the home or apartment.

Here are top 10 plants which will keep mosquitoes away from your home.

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