Basil blog post

Grow Your Own Basil!

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Basil is one of our favorite herbs to cook with in the kitchen. It flourishes in warm weather and is one of the best things to plant alongside your tomatoes. Many people mix various types of basil in their gardens. It is also great for container gardening. Some of our favorite varieties are sweet, thai, lemon, cinnamon, and lettuce leaf. How to Grow: You can plant basil indoors 4-6 weeks before your last spring frost […]

Culinary Herb Workshop – Seed to Spoon / Prairie Wind Nursery

Cooking with Herbs! – Free Workshops (OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show @ State Fair Park)

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We will be at the OKC Home + Outdoor Living Show at State Fair Park with FREE culinary herb workshops throughout the day on March 23rd-25th, 2018!

Learn how to grow and cook with Mediterranean herbs (oregano, sage, rosemary, thyme, basil) with Seed to Spoon & Prairie Wind Nursery! Class participants will learn how to start their very own herb plant and take it home FREE of charge. Participants will also learn how to use our FREE Seed to Spoon mobile app to grow their own food!

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Exploring Mediterranean Herbs & Native Oklahoma Perennials at Prairie Wind Nursery

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I had a great opportunity to spend some time with Bill Farris at Prairie Wind Nursery in Norman, Oklahoma recently. I learned a lot about cooking herbs and native Oklahoma plants that do well in our extreme conditions and am excited to share what we learned! Bill has been specializing in Mediterranean herbs and native perennials for nearly 30 years and is full of great information. 

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Heat Loving Cilantro Alternatives for Summer! (with Bill Farris from Prairie Wind Nursery)

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We spent some time with Bill Farris at Prairie Wind Nursery in Norman, Oklahoma over the weekend and learned a lot of great information! This clip talks about cilantro alternatives that you can grow once all your cilantro bolts and goes to seed in the heat of summer. We have a lot more footage from our tour that we’re going through now and we’re excited to share everything we learned! Stay tuned and sign up […]