herbs at home depot - Knowledgebase Question

Chicago, Il
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Question by gerihearne
July 26, 2010
i bought potted parlsey and basil
do i need to wash them before i use them?
what pesticides does home depot use?

Answer from NGA
July 26, 2010
The herbs are grown in local greenhouses and shipped to the garden center. They are not treated with anything because they are considered edible crops. Your parsley and basil should be rinsed with plain water before you consume them (to rinse off any dirt or dust). Enjoy your herbs.

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