Common herbs like basil, thyme and oregano are pretty, easy to maintain and flavorful in your favorite dish. Still, they're only a sprig nipped from the sprawling family tree of aromatic garden additions.

Common herbs like basil, thyme and oregano are pretty, easy to maintain and flavorful in your favorite dish. Still, they're only a sprig nipped from the sprawling family tree of aromatic garden additions.

During Sunny Sundays, Central Ohio members of The Herb Society of America set up shop in the Inniswood Metro Gardens, a delightful group of manicured plots in Westerville. Experts answer questions and introduce newbies to what you can grow in your backyard or community garden - or even on a windowsill.

Sunny Sundays are held weekly through the end of summer.