The following appeared in the Farmer John column of the September 27, 2007 Jeffersonian.
HERBS TO DRAW BEES:
Angelica, basil, catnip, dill, fennel, lavender, lemon balm, majorum, oregano, rosemary, sage, summer savory and thyme.
HERBS TO REPEL INSECTS:
Anise, sweet basil, catnip, garlic, cloves, lavenders, mints, parsley, rosemary, savories, and garden thyme.
HERBS USED IN HOME REMEDIES:
Angelica, anise, sweet basil, borage, caraway, catnip, comfrey, coriander, dill, fennel, garlic, lemon balm, sweet majorum, mints, oregano, parsley, rosemary, savories and garden thyme.
POPULAR HERBS FOR TEAS:
Catnip, chamomile, comfrey, lemon balm and the mints (spearmint, peppermint).
HERBS FOR SPICES:
Onions, thyme, garlic, basil, chives, dill, shallots, sage, savory and oregano.
KNOW YOUR HERBS. IDENTIFY AND VERIFY ALL HERBS BEFORE YOU INGEST OR USE.