Can I plant herbs (mint, parsley, lemongross) all in one large pot?

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  • Sus7887901 Sus7887901 on May 16, 2017
    Yes, you can plant them all in one pot. Mint will take over the space, however, so if you want it to share that pot, I would first put mint in its own pot, with drainage. This will prevent roots from a total takeover.

  • Cydney Cydney on May 16, 2017
    If the pot is large enough

  • Whitney Whitney on May 16, 2017
    I would not plant mint with anything. It needs a long window box to be able to grow out. Parsley and lemongrass love moisture and sun so they should be fine to plant together.

  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on May 16, 2017
    I would not put the mint in it will actually take over.

  • Deb Deb on May 16, 2017
    You can grow herbs in pots together as long as you remember two rules: avoid mixing those that like plenty of water (such as chives, mint, chervil, coriander, Vietnamese coriander) with those that like a well-drained soil (such as rosemary, thyme, sage, bay, and oregano).

  • DIANA DIANA on May 16, 2017
    Yes. Put a plant marker with the name of the herb (popsicle sticks work well) in each section so you know what's what!

  • Rosemary Smith Rosemary Smith on May 17, 2017
    Be careful with the mint. It may overtake the other herbs.