Herb Garden

This is my herb garden.  Surrounded by the pretty pink vinca is mojito mint, spearmint, orange mint and thai basil.  Each mint has a distinctive flavor which gives an extra boost to water, iced tea, smoothies and salads.  Mint takes the heat so it’s a good fit for Arizona.  I even tucked a cute wooden bird in to keep the mint and basil company.

Herb Garden

Here is some information on growing mint.  Mint is very evasive so planting in a container is recommended.  Mine were starter plants.  

What types of herbs do you like?  Have you tried growing them yourself?  Let’s learn from one another.



  1. We have been discussing planting mint for next year. Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop. Watch for your feature on Monday xo
    P.S> did you enter my new giveaway yet?

  2. Stopping in from the blog hop. This is a great idea for a small space! I also love growing cilantro and basil, even though they both get a bit leggy.

  3. I love having fresh mint around for tea….thanks for sharing with the Thursday Blog hop!