3 benefits of planting a home herb garden

Herb gardens bring with them a vast range of benefits for homes in Warrnambool and surrounding areas. At Pearson’s we love herbs and offer many different kinds to customers at our nurseries. We believe in their calming and healing properties, their ability to naturally enhance meals and to reduce health risks. As a result of their amazing features, we recommend all customers start a home herb garden. Below we have summarised more of the benefits that having an herb garden provides.

Healthier and more flavourful cooking

When you have a fresh herb garden in your home, you can enhance your meals by adding them in your cooking. Not only does this lower your food shopping bill, but it allows you to get the unfiltered taste of that herb, as it is fresh and not processed from the supermarket.

They never go out of style or season

A fantastic benefit of herbs is that they never go out of style or season. They are able to grow all year round and can grow both indoors and outdoors. They are incredibly flexible and don’t require high levels of maintenance, making them a great addition to your home garden.

They are good for your health

Herbs have the powerful ability to strengthen the immune system and reduce the risk of health problems such as heart disease, diabetes and blood clots. They have both anti-inflammatory and anti-tumour properties, as well as a calming effect on the human body. Interestingly, many use herbs as a method to destress and relax. The health benefits of having a herb garden are truly endless.

Want to learn more about growing a home herb garden? Why not visit us in Allensford and browse our selection of herbs. We look forward to seeing you soon.