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Herb Garden, 1966 - Simsbury Garden Club


This on-going award-winning project contains about forty varieties of annual and perennial herbs known to have been planted for culinary and medicinal purposes from 1779 to 1850.  Among the plantings are basil, bee balm, calendula, catnip, chamomile, chives, costmary, dianthus, geranium, lady’s mantle, and lamb’s ear.





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