I'm not really into gardening, but I love having fresh herbs. This presents a challenge, as I must remember to water them and use them. My mother and I got some little herb plants a few weeks ago and, I must say, I have been pretty devoted to them. I even got my fingernails all dirty repotting them (very unusual for me)!
In my herb pots I have the following (I don't have pictures for all of them right now.):
Basil---one of my absolute favorites. (the 2 pictures below)
Thyme---another favorite. (pictured below)
Rosemary---yet another favorite. (pictured below: sage & rosemary)
Chocolate Mint---Yes, chocolate mint. It smells divinely.
Tarragon (pictured below: oregano & tarragon)
Lavender---not really an herb, but one of my favorite things on earth. (pictured below, in front of other herbs)
I was just actually outside, getting lots of dirt under my nails, replanting the rosemary. It was in a pot with the sage, which has grown massively and was ov'rshadowing the rosemary. I love the way my fingers smell like the herbs after I have been touching them. Often I go just to run my fingers over the green herbs so I can smell those delicious aromas.
What kinds of herbs do you like to use? Do you have an herb garden? What's in it?