Mullein – More than a Weed!

Mullein – More than a Weed!

Posted by Wellspring, Category: In The Herb Garden,
After hailing the virtues of dandelion in June, I'm on a roll to give some more "weeds" some respect.  There are many valuable, medicinal plants out there that we too often disregard.  You have like ...

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Fabulous Flaxseed

Fabulous Flaxseed

Posted by Wellspring, Category: In The Herb Garden, In the Kitchen,
Flax History.  A tiny seed with a big name - Linum usitatissimum - has an even bigger history and an incredibly varied list of uses in the human world.  Commonly known as flaxseed, or linseed, this ...

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Salvia officinalis – Sage

Salvia officinalis – Sage

Posted by Wellspring, Category: In The Herb Garden,
This is the Salvia officinalis  (sage) in the WellSpring garden.  It is about to flower for the first time this year.  If you don't have sage in your garden, it is really one to consider.  Besides ...

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