New Herbs For the Sensory Garden

Lemonicious Additions to the Herb Garden

When I stopped in to Red Hook Garden Center to buy some lemon balm and parsley, I was overwhelmed by the generosity of the owner. He gladly donated some herbs and tips after I mentioned the lemon balm was for a school sensory garden. I left with

and planted the citrusy collection in a yellow trug, placed near the lavender. Take a whiff!

Lemon balm (2)
Melissa officinalis
By Datkins (Own work) [CC BY 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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