In the Garden Blog

Cincinnati's Garden Blog



Horseradish Horseradish has many health-giving qualities. It’s antibiotic and has vitamin C and calcium. A member of the mustard family (sharing lineage with its gentler cousins, kale, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, and the common radish) it… Continue Reading

Lavender in the Garden

Growing Lavender in the Garden If there’s one herb that evokes feelings of serenity, it’s lavender. On Natorp’s Nursery, there are twelve types growing for the garden! It is a lovely plant in the ground… Continue Reading

Hot Peppers

Natorp’s grows over 75 types that do great here in Cincinnati. I am not joking! Mr. Natorp loves peppers, particularly hot peppers! With so many choices from hot to sweet, there is a perfect pepper… Continue Reading

Growing Herbs for Salads

What herbs should you grow for salads in the garden? By Rita Heikenfeld, Culinary Expert @ I am so happy spring is officially here in Cincinnati! I am thinking about growing herbs for salads,… Continue Reading