Are you in need of indoor herb garden ideas? This list will help you satisfy your hankering for spring, with the added benefit of boosting up your culinary prowess, too!
Inspiring Herb Garden Ideas For An Edible Indoor Decor
Growing herbs is a great skill everyone should know, homesteader or not! As herbs are super easy to grow, however, it may pose some challenges especially if you don’t have enough space outside. But don’t fret, because the solution to this problem is just inside your home, and that is an indoor herb garden! If you have not thought about it, these indoor herb garden ideas will show you how and you’ll love the idea of having a perfect project in time for spring.
Hanging something gives you so much more space. Build your very own hanging vertical herb garden inside your home with this DIY tutorial. This easy DIY transforms a few easy-to-find materials into a perfect indoor hanging herb garden that can fit even in the tiniest space.
Whoever said fairies can’t come inside? Learn how to make an adorable fairy garden to house your precious herbs while doubling as beautiful home decor.
3. Rainy Pot
Add this rainy pot to your indoor garden to have something colorful and fun. This is something that both kids and adults will surely enjoy. Just look at those bright colors!
4. Coffee Tin Hanging Herb Garden
Super easy to do. This coffee tin hanging herb garden will give you fresh herbs hanging whenever you need them. Your kitchen is the perfect location. All you have to do is reach up and pluck.
5. One Pot
Ever heard of one pot meals? Well, this is your one-pot herb garden. You’ll have everything you need in one stop, so what more could you ask for?
6. Upside Indoor Plants
Need some inspiration on how to make your herb garden? Well, this upside indoor plants idea is a great one! Either make a row or do a little layering, add some lights, and you have a living chandelier to brighten up any room in your house.
7. Drawer Herb Garden
Have an old drawer lying around? Turn it into your very own drawer herb garden. Just insert some pots and/or lining and you’re all set to have a wonderful indoor herb garden.
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8. Chalk Paint Indoor Herb Garden
9. Pegboard Herb Garden
Grab a pegboard, some hooks, and old mugs. This would be so easy. Just turn them upright when it’s time to water.
10. DIY Clothespin Herb Planters
Want to do a little upcycling project for the home? Spend close to nothing and make these DIY herb planters. Just gather all the clothespins you can find and assemble!
11. Mason Jar Vertical Herb Garden
Miss making something from mason jars? Then this mason jar vertical herb garden will be your next amazing mason jar project. Pretty to look at and will save you a lot of space too.
12. Bottle Gardens
Got old bottles lying around? Cut them up and make an indoor herb garden out of them. This design also self-waters, how incredible is that?
13. Herb Garden Kettle Style
Some old kettles will make for a rustic indoor herb garden. We’ve used a couple of mugs and mason jars earlier so it only makes sense to also upcycle some kettles for your indoor garden.
14. Mason Jar DIY Herb Garden
Grab some mason jars and plant your assortment of herbs. If you had a hard time doing the vertical mason jar garden, then you can give this mason jar DIY herb garden a try.
15. Gutters Herb Garden
Repurpose gutters into an easy indoor herb garden. But be sure there are no holes! You wouldn’t want water spilling all over when you water the herbs.
Need more tips on how to maintain your indoor herb garden? Check out this quick video from essortment:
When you don’t have enough space or fear that the weather outside will limit the growth of your herbs, take them indoors. Not only will you have a steady supply of fresh herbs, but you’ll also have some living home decor at no extra cost.
Number 5 was my favorite, which are your favorite indoor herb garden ideas? Let me know below in the comments!
Want to learn how to dry herbs? A very useful skill for your homestead! Get amazing tips on how to dry herbs here!
This post was originally published in October 2016 and has been updated for quality and relevancy.
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