A well-designed herb garden is a thing of beauty that will serve you well for years to come. The first thing you need to do is find a sunny, well-drained, location in your yard. Although there are some herbs that do well in the shade, most herbs prefer plenty of sunlight to keep them happy. Your next step is to decide what type of herb garden would best suit your needs. If having herbs for your recipes is your main desire, you will be planting an edible, or culinary herb garden. A trip to your local gardening center is a good way to get a look at the herbs that are available in your area and to get a good look at some of the herbs that aren’t familiar. Keep reading the tutorial in the source.