Herbs for Container Gardens
Any herb can be grown in a container but here are a few that do very well by themselves or in combinations in planters. The following plants are those that remain small and do not spread with the exception of lemon balm, catnip, and mint that should have a pot of their own.
Basil, aussie sweetie
Basil, spicey globe
Basil, Siam queen
Marigold, tangerine gem
Herbs for Partial Shade
Many herbs need full sun to thrive but there are exceptions. The plants on the following list can exist with partial shade, meaning morning sun or late afternoon sun.
Alchemilla mollis or Lady’s Mantle