Apr/May 2014

Make it

A Beauty Garden

Subscribers Only — Gardening is one of life’s simple pleasures. You don’t need a big yard to experience the joy of tending a plot. A large container filled with good soil in a sunny spot will do. That’s all you need for a beauty garden, a sampling of common garden plants you can use to create your own bath and beauty products. These easy-to-grow plants are favorites, well known for their “personal care” properties. If you don’t want to tend a garden, you can still reap benefits by buying these plants fresh from your local farmer’s market.   More...