You’ll save money and look all crafty when people come over and see you snipping a sprig of this and a leaf of that from your lush herb garden.
Grocery stores label long, skinny, green-topped onions that have white bottoms as either scallions or green onions. But they are almost always the exact same plant, says Kat Barlow, a customer service technician for Territorial Seed Company in Oregon. Chives, on the other hand, are
出典：What's the Difference Between Green Onions, Chives, and Scallions? - Chowhound
Chives are a versatile and delicious way to flavor many dishes, plus they have beautiful flowers. Get expert tips for growing chives in your home garden.
出典：Growing Chives - Bonnie Plants
So, you might not consider yourself much of a home gardener, but you love to cook, and you go crazy over seasonally fresh flavor. This is where growing culinary herbs comes into play. Over the next few weeks, I'm going to show you how easy it is to grow your own herbs, whether you're limited by time, space, money, or that highly coveted green thumb. Let's start this series with chives. They are one of the first herbs to pop up in the spring garden, they are in season (and blooming!) right now, and they are pretty much the easiest herb to grow. I'm talking low-maintenance, high-yield, and serious versatility.
出典：Everything You Need to Know About Growing Chives — Herb Gardening 101 | The KitchnUntitled-2Untitled-3Group 12rss
Learn how to plant, grow, and harvest chives with this growing guide from The Old Farmer's Almanac.
出典：Chives: Planting, Growing, and Harvesting | The Old Farmer's Almanac
Mint, scientifically known as Mentha, with over two dozens of species and hundreds of its varieties, is an herb with remarkable medicinal properties.
出典：Health Benefits of Mint | Organic Facts
Learn the different uses of mint for around the house.
出典： Uses for Mint: The Best Growing Herb - Organic Gardening - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Find out about the health benefits of mint and the possible ways mint has an effect on allergies, common cold, indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and skin.
出典：Mint: Health Benefits, Uses and Risks - Medical News Today
Growing mint is easy—sometimes too easy. Learn to plant, grow, and control mint in your garden. Growing mint in containers is usually your best bet.
出典：Growing Mint - Bonnie Plants