oregano origan
Summer Savory sarriette été

 Summer Savory

 Satureja hortensis Description The summer savory grows to about 30 cm and produces a mound-shaped plant with thin textured stems that have a purple colour. The leaves are long and narrow and have a grey-green colour. Culture Summer...
thym thyme

Thyme

Thymus vulgaris Description Thyme is a perennial plant with a stalking stem and a low growth (10-30 cm high). The stems are stiff and woody and the leaves are small, oval and grey-green...
French Tarragon estragon français

 French Tarragon

Artemisia dracunculus var. sativa Description The French tarragon is a loose and open perennial that can reach 60 to 90 cm in height. The leaves are dark green, narrow and slightly twisted. The plant occasionally produces...
dill aneth

Dill

Anethum Graveolena Description Dill is a large herbaceous plant with fine, feathery foliage. The color of the foliage can go from dark green to blue-green. In the midst of the warm season,...

Lemon verbena

Aloysia triphylla Description Lemongrass Verbena is a woody shrub with bright green leaves. It produces small white flowers. It is an ideal plant for potted cultivation. It has a strong lemon...
Sweet marjoram marjolaine

Marjoram

Origanum Majorana The description Marjoram is a small annual plant. The leaves are grey-green and velvety to the touch. Sweet Marjoram is a member of the family of oregano but with a...

SRI, Intensive Rice Growing System (2)

This article is very technical and its reading can be complex. Do not be discouraged because the article contains the scientific explanation for Sri's success. How does the SRI work? The concept of synergy seems to...
afrique culture sans labour couverturee du sol meilleurs rendements

Farmers practice zero tillage and permanent soil cover to improve yields

Evelyn Macho walks happily around her eight-acre farm, which is covered with crop residues. The mulch surrounds the young maize and beans that she recently planted. The 42-year-old mother is from Natundwe village in western...
Parsley persil

Parsley

 Petroselinum crispum Description Parsley is a robust biennial plant but cultivated and treated as an annual. It is the most widely grown plant for garnishing and flavouring. There are two distinct types of parsley: curly and...
basilique basil

Basil

Ocimum Basilicum Description Perhaps the most popular and most used aromatic plant. It is a plant with a spicy smell and flavor. From a height of 30 to 45 cm, the colour of...