Growing herbs


Herbs are popular to grow in Sweden and there are many different varieties that thrive here. Parsley, dill, thyme, oregano, basil, rosemary and tarragon are examples of common herbs grown in Sweden. These herbs are great for cooking and are relatively hardy, making them easy to grow in both sunny and shady locations. By growing […]

Growing stevia


Stevia is on everyone’s lips. An herb used as a natural sweetener instead of aspartame. The plant grows wild in South America and stevioglycosides can be extracted from its leaves. Substances that are up to 300 times sweeter than sugar. Historically, stevia has been used both as a beauty product and as a food. It […]