Transition into Autumn, as Lughnasa moves towards Samhain.

I grow over fifty different herbs here at Bealtaine Cottage. All are grown organically, in keeping with everything I do here. Lavender grows in profusion in the tunnel and dry areas of the gardens. Wild Mint grows in the Bog Garden. Oregano grows wild in the gravel driveway…one reason among thousands why NOT to tarmac! The amount of self-seeding that occurs in the driveway is amazing! I have taken lots of Lavender Cuttings and potted them on, so there will many more plants for next year. It is important to keep a well stocked Nursery Garden…this enables continued expansion. The…