Awbury al Fresco

TLC would like to thank all of the Awbury al Fresco guests for joining Awbury in honoring Gay Johnson and supporting education at Awbury.  As parting gifts, our youth created small gifts that exemplified parts of our program and mission. Click on the gift link or scroll down to learn more about them. (Additional gifts…

Lemon Verbena (Aloysia triphylla)

Lemon Verbena is one of the primary herbs we grow. We grow it for its aroma and taste in culinary dishes, as well as its healing properties for our soaps, salves, balms, and teas. Lemon verbena can be used fresh or dry. We dry the bulk of our harvest, and pack alone or with other herbs as…

Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum)

In the 2016 growing season (typically March-November), we grew naturally green, short-fiber cotton.  The was our first experience with growing cotton, and harvested more than we knew what to do with. Through our research, we have found a lot of interesting information about the cotton plant, planting seeds, history of colored cotton, and what can be done…