We know that home growing is a way to bodily, environmental, and family health. You can’t do it where the sun don’t shine… so if your front yard is the sunnyside, do it, and if it’s not… grow front yard mushrooms. Make a statement. Make a front yard garden. You’ll be proud you did. I am.
This 3-day weekend of immersion is among the supreme highlights of my year. Spring Conference, has become an essential part of my life, and propelled me into many projects which now cover almost my entire ¾ acre.
Mugwort is Artemesia vulgaris (aha, my point exactly!). While its famous cousin Wormwood (Artemisia absinthium) is one source, along with sweet fennel and green anise, of Absinthe, a Swiss distilled alcoholic liquor that is now almost entirely banned around the world, THIS variety is used to flavor ale (a nickname is “beer plant”).