Master Gardener Tips May 10, 2023


By Vicki Schmitt, Nebraska Extension Master Gardener

Short on garden space? You can grow herbs in containers, raised beds, or the smallest garden plot. Herb plants are happiest in well­drained soil with plenty of sunshine. Plant seeds according to package directions and remember to thin them to the appropriate distance. Be cautious with mint. It is hardy and easy to grow but will take over if given the chance!