T'is still the season for warm tea and herbal baked goods while snuggling close to a warm fire. Although fresh herbs are only available while the weather permits, there are lots of dried herbal products to choose from. We now sell at farmer's markets year-round, but if you can't catch us there, special orders are welcome. Just contact us to make arrangements using our Early 2016 Order/Availability Form. Dried herbs are available at both summer and winter markets. To give you an idea of what to expect come summer, here's a quick listing of Blue Owl products (PDF) we have offered at market since 2008. The 2013 Granville Farmer's Market summer season featured:

Herbs and edible flowers

Updated Aug. 6, 2013. Items marked with F are only available fresh in season. Not all of these herbs are at market every week, but we will be happy to fill special requests whenever possible!

 Culinary Herbs 

 Teas, Seasonings and Other Herbal Products 

  • Garden Mace & Yarrow
  • Anise Hyssop
  • Garlic Mustard
  • Alliums:
    • Garlic
    • Shallots
    • Perennial leeks F
    • Chives F
    • Garlic Chives F
    • Ramps F
  • Lemon Verbena
  • Amaranth, Hopi Red
  • Dill (weed)
  • Angelica F
  • Chervil
  • Leaf Celery, European & Chinese
  • Horseradish, root & greens F
  • Tarragons:
    • French
    • Mexican
  • Yomogi
  • Borage F
  • Mizuna F
  • Nepitella
  • Calendula
  • Bachelor's Buttons
  • Lamb's Quarters F
  • Shungiku F
  • Cilantro F
  • Mitsuba
  • Lemongrass
  • Arugula F
  • Epazote
  • Echinacea (flowers)
  • Vietnamese Balm
  • Mint Shrub
  • Culantro
  • Meadowsweet
  • Fennel, seed and leaf F
  • Sweet Woodruff
  • Daylily F
  • Lemon Lily F
  • Vap Ca/Dokudami
  • Hops
  • Purple Hyssop
  • Lavender, English & Lavandin
  • Cress F
  • Lovage
  • Spicebush (berries & leaves)
  • Mexican Oregano
  • Horehound
  • Chamomile, German & Roman
  • Sweet Melilot
  • Lemon Balm
  • Mints:
    • Mojito
    • Chocolate
    • Kentucky Colonel Spearmint 
    • Curly
    • Egyptian
    • Orange
    • Lavender
    • Pineapple
    • Vietnamese
    • Wintergreen
    • Virginia Mountain Mint 
    • Southern Mountain Mint 
  • Bee balms:
    • Red
    • Purple
    • Lemon
  • Catnips, Common & Lemon
  • Nigella/Black Cumin
  • Basils:
    • African Blue
    • Anise
    • Cinnamon
    • Lemon
    • Lime
    • Greek Lesbos
    • Thai
    • Eritrean
    • New Guinea
    • Chinese
    • Holy
    • Samui Thai Holy
    • Vana Tulsi
    • Dark Opal F
    • Genovese F
  • Oreganos:
    • Cretan
    • Greek
    • Mexican
    • Sweet Italian
    • Turkestan
    • Sweet Marjoram
    • Za'atar
  • Shiso, Red
  • Scented Geraniums:
    • Rober's Lemon Rose
    • Old-fashioned Rose
    • Peppermint
  • Parsley, Italian
  • Spruce tips
  • Vietnamese Coriander F
  • Papalo/Summer Cilantro F
  • Purslane F
  • Salad Burnet F
  • Mountain Mint, Virginia & Big-leaf
  • Sumac (berries)
  • Rose (petals)
  • Rosemary
  • Sorrel, Garden F
  • Sages:
    • Dalmation
    • Spanish
  • Savorys:
    • Winter
    • Summer
  • Greek Mountain Tea
  • Goldenrod, Sweet
  • Betony, Wood
  • Stevia
  • Lilac (flowers)
  • Tarragon, Mexican
  • Feverfew
  • Thymes:
    • French
    • Orange Balsam
    • Lemon
    • Lavender
  • Red Clover
  • Chasteberry (seeds)
  • Stinging Nettle

 Herbal Teas and Tea Blends:

  • Caprilands
  • Mints Gone Wild
  • Lemon Balm-Mint
  • Cardamom Anise Hyssop Chai
  • Cinnamon Bee Balm Chai

 Jar mixes:

  • Chocolate Mint Brownies
  • Lemon Verbena Sugar Cookies
  • Lavender-Mint Shortbread
  • Lime Basil Coconut Meringues

 Seasoning blends:

  • Herbes de Provence 
  • Italian
  • Pizza
  • No-salt
  • Za'atar
  • Mexican Taco

 Soup wreaths, 3-4 herbs:

  • Rosemary
  • Lavender
  • Summer savory
  • Winter savory
  • Turkestan oregano
  • Greek oregano
  • Sweet Italian oregano
  • Greek basil
  • New Guinea basil
  • Thyme

 Household Herbs/Insect Repellents

  • Sweet Grass
  • Artemisias:
    • Southernwood
    • Wormwood
    • Sweet Annie
    • Mugwort
  • Costmary
  • Pennyroyal, American & European
  • Santolina
  • Tansy

 Blue Owl Kitchen Herb Racks

  • Choice of native hardwoods, e.g., cherry, walnut, oak
  • Available in 3 forms:
    1. as is, without herbs
    2. filled with 16 herbs incl. recipes:
      • Lemon verbena
      • Dill weed
      • French tarragon
      • Nepitella
      • Lavender
      • Lemon balm
      • KY Colonel spearmint
      • Lime basil
      • Greek Lesbos basil
      • Sweet Italian oregano
      • Greek oregano
      • Rosemary
      • Sage
      • Thyme
      • Mexican Taco seasoning
      • Pizza seasoning blend
    3. filled with your choice of 16 herbs (from left)

Forest foods and products

 Blue Owl Kitchen Herb Racks

Workshops and presentations

April Workshare Program: Mushroom Inoculation
Sundays 12-5 PM, Tuesdays 10 AM-6 PM. Come on out to the Blue Owl Hollow tree farm and earn yourself an inoculated mushroom log! Gain direct hands-on experience with various aspects of culinary mushroom production by assisting us with our seasonal propagation chores. You inoculate 10 logs for us and the 11th is yours to take home for free. Email or call to sign up for a time slot.

Fall/winter features:

Culinary:

Gift Ideas

Crafting:

Sample products

...from the herb farm

JKB at Granville Farmers Market

Janell at the Granville Farmers Market, Granville, OH.

...from the forest

Blue Owl Hollow meadow in summer

Blue Owl Hollow meadow in full summer bloom.