Category: Herbs and other friends...: Herbal information: Herbal Cultivation
Plant from seed
Occurs in sage, rosemary, thyme and lavender due to overwatering, or not planted in a well draining soil.
In summer mulching helps keep cooler. In winter it protects roots from freezing.
Over fertilizing will give you lush growth at the expense of flavor. Use fish emulsion and seaweed l tablespoon to l gallon of water twice a month to get your plants started.
A neutral to slightly alkaline soil is preferable.