Flowers Beyond The Garden: Using Calendula Flowers For Soapmaking

When I first started gardening, much of my focus was on sustainability. In my small yard, I wanted to grow the most efficient garden possible, gradually introducing new plants that would be useful. Though the garden was mostly filled with vegetables, there was one flowering plant always included amongst the rows – calendula. Soon, I would find that my garden was filled with herbs that served a purpose beyond the kitchen. Continue reading