• Herb of the Year

    Cilantro-Coriander Coriandrum sativum (Apiaceae family). Known by several names – cilantro – coriander – Chinese parsley – dhania – the leaves of this herb are used in Asian, North African, and Mexican cooking. They resemble flat-leaf parsley and fresh bunches of cilantro are often found in supermarkets next to bunches…

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Herb Garden

The St. Louis Herb Society (TSLHS) Herb Garden, located at the rear of Tower Grove House (Henry Shaw's home) at the Missouri Botanical Garden was completely renovated in 2004. With the cooperation of the MBG, the Herb Society members designed a garden featuring hundreds of “plants with a use”.

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