Chervil, a plant in the same family as parsley can be confused with hemlock which is toxic. Hemlock has a strong rank odor that is quite unpleasant. In any case it is best to restrict oneself to … [Read More...]
We frequently realize, when making a dish that unfortunately we don't have the herbs that the recipe calls for. Some people might decide to forgo said herb, which is really too bad. Sometimes we can … [Read More...]
While it seems we are talking about two distinct things when talking about cilantro and coriander, the fact is both come from the same herb plant. Cilantro is used when referring to the plant and/or … [Read More...]
Parsley is widely used to decorate a dish or plate. It adds a touch of refinement and elegance to any dish, and anything you serve … [Read More...]
Bee Balm - Bergamot - Monarda Monarda Fistulosa or Bee Balm is a wildflower with a strong bergamot perfume and colorful flowers. These alone are enough to make it an ideal plant to decorate any … [Read More...]
Bay leaf or bay tree is a small tree as interesting in cooking as it is in the garden. It can grow as a border, as a topiary, or alone. It has a very dense foliage that is very decorative and demands … [Read More...]
Hi I am Mireille.
I am passionate about nutrition and good health through natural means among other things. On this site I promote the use of plants first as a means to better nutrition and to better health. This site was developed solely for information and educational purposes. I do not render medical advice or professional services, but I am always willing to discuss anything you want about herbs.