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Welcome to! My name is Brock Yates, and I founded this verdant haven in 2022 with a single, enduring vision in mind: to cultivate a world where every gardener, novice or seasoned, can sow the seeds of their imagination and watch them thrive.

At HerbVity, we believe that the magic of plant cultivation goes beyond just soil and water—it’s about understanding, patience, and passion. From the heartbeats of delicate seedlings to the majestic sprawl of mature trees, every plant tells a story. Our mission is to guide you through each chapter.

Whether you’re searching for the perfect garden hose, comparing the benefits of various mulches, diving into the world of companion plants, or seeking expert advice on indoor fruit cultivation, we’re here to provide you with comprehensive, reliable, and actionable insights.

Driven by a profound respect for Mother Earth and an unyielding commitment to quality, aims to nurture a community that values and practices informed, sustainable gardening. We see a world where every green thumb has access to the knowledge and resources needed to bring their garden dreams to life.

Your journey in plant cultivation is ours too. We’re always eager to grow alongside our readers, so please feel free to share your experiences, feedback, and questions with us at

Here’s to a world blossoming in knowledge, passion, and vibrant gardens. Together, let’s cultivate a greener tomorrow.

Meet the team behind the company below.

The Team

Editor – Rose Reinhard

Rose Reinhard - Herbvity

Rose Reinhard is a Thai-American animal lover from Chiang Mai, Thailand. She is a passionate vegetarian who loves eating naturally and uses a variety of herbs when she cooks to bring out the best flavors in her meals.

Site Manager – Brock Yates

Brock - Herbvity

Brock Yates has a passion for educating people about turtles & tortoises. He grew up with turtles that he caught in the wild. Realising that the turtles were not correctly cared for due to a lack of knowlege he set out to provide a resource available to everyone in order to ensure good care can be provided to all turtles and tortoises.

Writer – Donaldina Lugeumbiza

Donaldina Lugeumbiza - Herbvity

Donaldina is a home cook and writer who enjoys experimenting with different flavors. She loves to take her readers on a fun-packed, palate pleasing journey through different recipes.

Along the way she recommends the best equipment and tools to prepare tasty meals.

Writer – Onyinyechukwu Ofomata

Herbvity - Onyinyechukwu Ofomata

Onyinyechukwu is a Nigerian content and creative writer who is passionate about music, languages and learning. She appreciates and loves nature, hoping to educate others on how to conserve nature with the various resources at her disposal (and learn from them too!).

Writer – Sarah McCubbin

Herbvity - Sarah McCubbin

Sarah McCubbin lives in Ohio with her husband and 9 kids where they have a large garden and a few chickens in the backyard. Other than gardening, she enjoys reading, photography, scrapbooking and spending time with family. She writes about education, homeschooling and leadership at her blog

Writer – Emmanuel Odebiyi

Emmanuel Odebiyi

Emmanuel is a Content writer that loves to research nature (plants and animals) and write content that will serve as a great source of information for other learners and researchers. He also specializes in Finance and Tech write-ups and he loves to learn new things!

Writer – Joseph Akinkunmi

Joseph Akinkunmi

Joseph is a content writer and strategist for B2B SaaS companies. He holds a BSc in Zoology and enjoys sharing his knowledge about pets and wildlife whenever he can.