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romiegrace60
May 9, 2017 7:15 PM CST
what herbs do well being grown indoors. Also what are the best indoor plants.
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Weedwhacker
May 9, 2017 7:27 PM CST
Welcome to NGA, @romiegrace60 .

Many herbs can be grown indoors if they have sufficient light... a good plant light is the most consistent form of lighting, but you can also get pretty good results with a sunny windowsill. I've had better luck in terms of growing herbs indoors when I've started with plants, rather than starting from seed.

It would probably be helpful if we knew where you are located, and what types of plants you are actually interested in growing.

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George_M
May 13, 2017 1:08 PM CST
Hi! Has anyone grown chives indoor here?
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plantmanager
May 13, 2017 1:12 PM CST
I've had chives in my kitchen window facing south. They grew very well. I've also had green onions, basil, cilantro and a tiny rosemary plant.
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ctcarol
May 13, 2017 6:15 PM CST
You don't say where "here" is, but as long as they are warm and in sun they will grow. Mine are blooming in a pot outdoors.

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