DJ Herda

DJ Herda

D.J. Herda is a professional author, gourmet chef, and master indoor/outdoor gardener. He is a former Challenger Space Center project creator/coordinator, syndicated newspaper and magazine garden writer and columnist, and test grower for Jackson & Perkins and the Rodale Institute, along with other recognized innovators in gardening plants and practices. He has written and published more than 80 books and thousands of short pieces. As an avid chef, D.J. has been cooking with dried and fresh herbs for more than 50 years and has been growing herbs indoors in pots for nearly as long. He lives and works in the Rocky Mountains of the southwestern United States. www.djherda.org  

Author's Titles

Your Indoor Herb Garden

Your Indoor Herb Garden

Growing and Harvesting Herbs at Home

Growing herbs indoors leads the list of the healthiest and most useful indoor activities we can do. Herbs can clean the air of toxins, provide oxygen …

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Growing Trees and Shrubs Indoors

Growing Trees and Shrubs Indoors

Breathe New Life into Your Home with Large Plants

Some of the most polluted places on earth are where we spend 90% of our time: inside our homes. Science is continually uncovering more effective ways …

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From Container to Kitchen

From Container to Kitchen

Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Pots

More and more people are recognizing the need for nutritious, local, sustainable food, but organic options can be costly, and the produce sections of …

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