Who we are

WE ARE CHEMICAL FREE

We use no chemical herbicides or pesticides and only organic fertilizers.

WE ARE LOCAL

We propogate 99% of our plants right here on our farm in southwest Missouri.

WE ARE FAMILY-OPERATED

Our staff consists of Barb and Don Emge, and son Matthew.  We don't intend to compete with the big box stores.

WE LOVE VARIETY

We have over 200 varieties of herbs and 60 varieties of scented geraniums.

OUR PASSION IS FOR HERBS

We exist to share our love of herbs with you.

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Quality Herb Plants for the Local Gardener

Thanks to all our customers for coming out here again this year while Barb was recovering from her fractures. We hope to be back to a limited number of Farmers' Markets and Festivals next year and will sell from home as well.Growing some of the lavenders for the Mo. Extension's Lavender research project has sparked our interest in growing more lavender varieties than are usually found at nurseries in the state. We will have Betty's Blue, Buena Vista, Dutch Mill, Grosso, Grappenhall, Green Dentata,Melissa, Gros Bleu, Hidcote, Provence, Royal Velvet, Impress Purple, Sharon Roberts, Super, Tucker's Early, Silver Frost, Phenominal,Seal, Sachet and a few others. Some are culinary, others for sachets,bouquets and lavender oil.

Barb Emge's passion for herbs began over 35 years ago when she planted a few seeds outside her kitchen door.  Today her collection includes all of the traditional culinary herbs, as well as many heirloom, ethnic and unusual varieties. She also has the largest variety of scented geraniums in Missouri.