Given the relative simplicity of growing herbs from seeds, choosing which herb garden plants to grow comes down to which you want to eat.
Below we'll show you how to get started and share step-by-step instructions for the most popular home-grown herbs.
Hardiness zone and heat zone maps are primarily useful as a reference when choosing seeds from seed catalogues, among other spots.
While they'll give you a general idea of which plants will grow best in your area, they are far from perfect given the unique nature of each garden and the many other plant-specific issues to take into account.
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