Musings of herb gardening, interior decorating, vintage finds and just the beautiful things in life........

28 May 2008

Carolee's Herb Farm

The biggest Herb Farm in Indiana is just a few miles from my house. HOW AWESOME IS THAT!!!!! In fact, Carolee is the one that inspired me to try herbs and in doing so I discovered one of my passions. Today I spent some time 'on the farm' and really enjoyed walking thru her lovely gardens and plant sales.

There are a zillion varieties of herbs to choose from.



The farm Cottage is so adorable.



Looking back towards The Barn Gift Shop from the Cottage

Carolee has just authored a book and I got a sneak peek. I can't wait for it to be released......which will be sometime mid-June she said. Check out her website for more info. Also on her website you can sign up for her very informative newsletter and get yummy recipes using herbs.

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Here is her coldframe........overflowing with fragrance as you enter.

Very cute vintage succulent planters.

The THYME Garden

The Kitchen Garden

Cute culinary herb planters ready for a home.

Info about Calendula.......2008 Herb of the Year

Carolee busy tending to all her herbs and gardens. What a busy gal!!!!! If you get the chance you should check out her awesome gardens and farm. Her teapot is always on too!!!

8 comments:

  1. It looks like it was a beautiful day to be strolling around such a gorgeous garden...I loved the potty chair!
    Im just starting to go a bit herbal, trying different teas, and adding a little to our meals.I think it is because the kids are getting older, and are willing to try!
    Sue

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  2. WOW! I didn't even know that many herbs existed!! It looks like such a beautiful and fun place to explore! Glad you enjoyed the day.

    Michele
    luvkitysmeowmail@gmail.com

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  3. How wonderful! what an amazing garden. I too am a lover of all herbs and grow them in my garden. Of course my garden is NOTHING like Carolee's :)

    Her cottage is also quite simply Adorable.

    Anna :)

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  4. What an awesome herb place! I have you in my drawing and put down for twice! Good luck! Jen R

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  5. Looks like a great shop! I will check out her website...thanks for the link. Inspires me to get to my greenhouse tomorrow.

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  6. This little place looks wonderful! Thank-you so much Mandy for visiting. I appreciate the help...haven't done this for many years and so any extra info is gladly accepted!

    Have a great weekend.
    Hugs, Nancy

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  7. oooooo I am loving the thyme garden, looks like a wonderful place to spend time at :)

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  8. I love it! Very creative!That's actually really cool.
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    參觀,Thanks

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