HerbCare Blog

Composting 101

Posted by M.Ballantyne on 2016 Oct 14th

What is Compost? Compost is a dark, crumbly mixture of decomposed organic matter, such as grass clippings, leaves, twigs, and branches.How Does Composting Work? Even the first-time composter can … read more

Growing Herbs For Fun

Posted by M.Ballantyne on 2016 Oct 14th

Any herbaceous plant grown for a particular flavor, aroma or even medicinal properties can be defined as an herb. They can be used in the kitchen to improve the taste of our food, to decorate and s … read more

The History of Tea

Posted by M.Ballantyne on 2016 Oct 14th

As legend has it, one day in 2737 B.C. the Chinese Emperor Shen Nung was boiling drinking water over an open fire, believing that those who drank boiled water were healthier. Some leaves from … read more
Pau d'arco tea - an amazing untapped botanical

Pau d'arco tea - an amazing untapped botanical

Posted by M.Ballantyne on 2016 Oct 6th

Pau d'arco tea - an introduction...Pau d'arco tea with it's fascinating history is considered a unique therapeutic botanical, it is also known as taheebo or lapacho. Often referred to as an herb it is … read more