12 Best Indoor Herb Garden Kits

Snip fresh herbs right when you need them with one of these indoor herb garden kits to grow thyme, cilantro, basil, parsley and more.

Keep in mind: Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money from these affiliate links.
February 21, 2023

Growing your own herbs indoors has many benefits — it's organic, fresher than store-bought, can save you money and, best of all, it's easy to do. No green thumb required! You can choose from several different indoor herb garden kits online, from all-in-one growing sets to hydroponic options. Shop our top indoor herb garden picks below.


Breathe a little life into your kitchen with this microgreens grower. Each grower comes with a Seattle Seed starter pack of soil and microgreen seeds to transform any home chef into an urban farmer, too.

Buy It

This herb garden starter kit comes with all the bells and whistles to grow fresh, aromatic herbs from your windowsill. Each kit includes a timber planter box, specialized soil discs, biodegradable coco coir pots, stylish bamboo labels, worm castings and packs of tomato, chili peper and strawberry seeds.

Buy It
Photo By: Crystal Martin
$164.95 $89.95

This high-tech, small-space hydroponic system may be a little pricey, but it's worth every penny. It features an LED lighting system that fosters photosynthesis and plant growth even in dark rooms and winter.

$89.95 | Amazon $89.95 | AeroGarden
$34.99 $29.97

Each Spade To Fork herb starter kit contains five types of certified organic non-GMO seeds, including Italian basil, cilantro, parsley, sage and thyme, five OMRI-certified compostable peat pots, five OMRI-certified rich potting soil discs, five custom wood-burned plant markers and a 26-page growing guide. We especially love that Spade To Fork is family-owned and operated on a 65-acre farm in rural Oregon.

Buy It

The Click & Grow indoor garden works just like a capsule coffee machine but for plants. Instead of coffee pods, you'll get biodegradable plant pods that have seeds and nutrients inside so you could enjoy homegrown food all year long.

Buy It
$119.98 $75.59

This mini aquaponic tank demonstrates a closed-loop hydroponic system on your countertop or tabletop. The fish fertilizes the plants on top while the plants filter and clean water in the fish tank below.

Buy It

A great way to get your kids into gardening and cooking is through an indoor herb garden starter kit. In addition to everything you need to grow your own herbs, this kit also includes a reusable cotton drawstring bag, a small hand shovel and kid-friendly recipes.

Buy It
$39.99 $19.95

If you want to try hydroponic gardening on a smaller scale and don't want to spend too much, this mini kit is a great option because it comes with a smart LED light that runs on a 12-hour cycle and doesn't require soil. You can grow herbs or other plants any time of year by just adding seeds (not included) and water.

Buy It
From $649

Lettuce Grow's signature product, The Farmstand, is a self-watering, self-fertilizing hydroponic setup. Basically, plants grow in water instead of soil, nutrients are delivered via fertilizer in recirculating water and grow lights simulate sunlight when growing indoors. The Farmstand starts with a 3-foot-8-inch-tall base that holds water and a pump, with a hole for adding water and fertilizer and testing pH. You then add layers for planting six plants at a time. The entry-level option starts with 12 plants, then you can build up to 18, 24, 30 or 36 plants!

Buy It

This stylish brass planter with grow lights nourishes low-to-bright light-loving herbs and greens without a wink of sunlight. An LED light ensures your plants get just the right amount of TLC, plus there's an app that lets you control all that glow on the go. Just add water, then let this magic box do its thing.

Buy It
$48 (Set of 2)

These special jars are outfitted with passive hydroponic systems, meaning they water themselves. You can buy them two at a time, with four pretty shades of glass and unique herbs to grow, including basil, parsley, mint and cilantro.

Buy It
$34.99 $29.99

This 34-piece kit from Planter's Choice takes all the guesswork out of planting herbs from seeds by guiding you every step of the way. You'll get nine reusable pots, three nutrient-rich soil discs, nine bamboo markers and nine packets of premium seeds, including dill, basil, chives, thyme, parsley, oregano, cilantro, sage and mustard.

Buy It
3 Easy Kits for Gardening Indoors
Loading Video...

Next Up

Planting, Growing and Harvesting Stevia

Stevia — also called sweetleaf — is an easy-to-grow annual herb that is commonly harvested to use as a natural, calorie-free sweetener. Stevia’s pretty green leaves and tiny white flowers make a wonderful addition to any herb or container garden.

How to Plant, Grow and Harvest Lemon Balm

Fragrant, fast-growing lemon balm can be a good addition to garden beds or containers. Learn how to grow this pollinator-friendly perennial.

10 Useful Products for Growing, Preserving and Cooking With Herbs

Save herbs for home-cooked meals, cute decor and more with these handy gadgets and planters.

3 Best Tabletop Hydroponic Kits for Growing Herbs and Veggies at Home

No garden? No problem. Try growing your own food right on your kitchen countertop with systems that require little space, time or maintenance.

Planting, Growing and Harvesting Borage

Sun-loving borage is a delicious, beautiful and easy-to-grow annual herb that tastes similar to cucumber. People are not the only ones who like its pretty blue flowers and purple stems, all types of garden pollinators are attracted to borage, too.

Tips for Growing Herbs in Winter

Learn which herbs can grow outdoors in the winter, along with tips on tending an indoor herb garden.

How to Plant, Grow and Care for Dill

Dill is an easy-to-grow addition to an herb garden. Learn how to select, plant, grow, harvest and preserve this tasty herb.

How to Plant, Grow and Care for Chives

Learn how to plant, grow, harvest and use chives. This popular perennial herb is easy to grow and has many benefits in the kitchen as well as in the garden.

How to Grow and Harvest Rosemary

If planted in the right spot, rosemary is very easy to grow. Find expert advice and simple ideas for growing and using rosemary plants.

The Best Kits + Tools to Get Kids Hooked on Gardening

Foster an interest in both indoor and outdoor gardening with these educational hands-on kits and kid-sized tools.

Go Shopping

Get product recommendations from HGTV editors, plus can’t-miss sales and deals.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.