Some of my preferred herb books:
Making yacon syrup is a bit of work, but if you grow yacons you will have lots of them!
Ever wondered why your elderberry does not set fruit? I wondered, but not too much since without a net I don’t get fruit here anyway. So I thought it was the birds, anyway, I am after the flowers rather than the fruit. It was Joseph, full of old-timers wisdom who told me why: Once he … Read more
I ate some alpine strawberries already, they are slightly earlier than the usual strawberries I have in my garden (the variety name is lost since a long time). It is difficult to harvest your own fruit year-round in cool climate. There’s really nothing ripening in early spring apart from rhubarb which is not really a … Read more