This article is intended for beginners who may be unsure where to start or may have been unsuccessful on their first attempts. The answer is that they should grow herbs on the basis that these plants are easy to care for and can be grown in many different ways ranging from teacup planters to a full scale herb garden. I came across these ideas on the Bless My Weeds website.
For the beginning gardener, for the apartment gardener, for the I?ve-killed-everything-I?ve-tried-to-grow gardener, HERB gardens are a good way to get that thumb turnin? green. Like many things in life, sometimes it?s best to start small. Herbs can be grown in a variety of ways, to fit your space and situation. Here are a few great examples to get you started:
Learn how to build this tiered herb garden perfect for making efficient use of your outdoor space and keep your plants from growing out of control. Aesthetically pleasing too! Tutorial from?Decor and The Dog.
Martha Stewart provides this tutorial on a smaller outdoor herb garden made from stacked planters.
For even the smallest spaces . . . teacups on the windowsill! Via Creative Juice