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 250 varieties of herbs and 80 varieties of scented geraniums.

OUR PASSION IS FOR HERBS

We exist to share our love of herbs with you.

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                 LAVENDERS

Most Lavenders will not be available til mid June. Due to hand surgery late last summer, Barb missed the best time for propagation and has recently received lavender plug trays from other nurseries. She'll need to grow them for 4-6  weeks first.til mid to late June. Grappenhall  is ready now.

Dutch Mill Lavender

Blooms in late summer with long stems.Poor propogation.

Goodwin Creek Lavender

Very fragrant  Blooms in summer and into fall and even indoors Woolly silver gray foliage. Will withstand temperatures to 10 degrees. Will tolerate high humidity better than some other varieties.

French Fringed Lavender

Similar to Gray Dentata. Found in Spain and the Mediterranean. .Very aromatic. Will thrive indoors. Tender perennial

Grosso Lavender

Attractive plump purple flowers on 12-14 spikes. Grown in France for oil production. Discovered in 1972 when disease had wiped out other varieties.  Produces 500-600 blooms per plant. May live 15-20 years.We are currently sold out and will have more available in 4 weeks.

Green Dentata Lavender

Fragrant, fine-toothed bright green leaves with purple flowers. Tender perennial. Blooms well indoors

Grappenhall Lavender

One of the tallest lavenders. Good for hedges. Has long stemmed flowers for fresh use. Does not retain color well when dried.

Hidcote Lavender

Culinary lavender. Silver grey foliage with deep purple flowers. Produced two crops last year.Poor propagation.

 

Munstead Lavender

Culinary. Medium sized plant. Usually very winter hardy.More will be available in 4-6 wks in mid-late June.

Provence Lavender

Good culinary lavender. Great culinary lavender and used in sachets.  Flowers do not stay well on the stems once dried.Limited number of plants for now. More ready in 4 wks. or mid June.