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Borage In The Fall Garden

With it’s cucumber scent, borage doesn’t seem to fit in with the pumpkin spice of the season, but a late-season harvest will lift our moods as the days grow shorter.

The Protection Of Hazel

In Grimm’s original story of Cinderella, it’s a hazel bush that makes the girl’s dreams come true.

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Basil’s Haunting Tale

Basil plays a starring role in this spooky story of forbidden love, murder and ghosts.

Henna: A Natural Hair Dye

Just because you work the land and want to live a simpler, more natural lifestyle doesn’t mean you don’t deserve a little pampering.

Passionflower: A Native Beauty

The tropical-looking purple passionflower is actually a U.S. native whose fruit can be enjoyed and leaves can be used medicinally.