These Are The Best Herbs to Grow Indoors

by DailyHealthPost Editorial

Herbs are healthy and aromatic, and most of them are easy to grow indoors. All you need to do is put them in plenty of sunlight – they need to get at least several hours a day. If you’ve always wanted to grow herbs indoors, you’ve come to the right place. 

Apart from sunlight, you need to plant your herbs in well-drained pots. Use a liner or saucer if you’re afraid that the drainage holes might ruin your windowsill or tabletop. This will catch any excess water. Want to learn about growing a herb that lends everything amazing flavor? Keep on reading!

1. Basil

Basil is simply the best herb to grow at home. It works perfectly in pesto, as you know, and in pizzas and salads. You can grow it from a starter plant or seed. Plant it in well-drained soil in a warm, sunny area. Pinch any flowers back. Cut several stems right above where two leaves come together to harvest.