Herb drying in oven. I was a little overwhelmed the other week when I noticed that my little herb bed was overflowing and in need of a major haircut. I'll show you how I oven-dried 3 types of herbs in one day's time!
For centuries, herb plants have been used to cure all sorts of ailments. Both modern and alternative medicine rely on the age-old healing properties found in medicinal herbs. The Growers Exchange has a wide selection of medicinal herb plants.
You can preserve herbs from your garden and have homegrown seasoning for your food all of the time! There are many herbs that you can preserve by drying them. CLICK THROUGH TO THE POST for some quick tips on how to dry cilantro for use in salsa, Mexican
Herbs that you plan to dry for storage should be harvested at their peak to conserve the herbs’ natural oils responsible for flavor, aroma, and medicinal properties. The timing depends on the plant part you are harvesting and how it will be used.