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Lavender in the Garden

Lavender in the Garden

Lavender is a highly adaptable plant which needs only a sunny, dry location and gravelly or sandy soil to thrive, making it perfect for a xeriscape garden. Prune each plant into a compact dense mound in the fall and you will be rewarded with lovely, healthy growth and beautiful, fragrant...
Shortbread & Snowflakes

Shortbread & Snowflakes

Waking up this morning felt a bit like seasonal whiplash. Less than a week ago we celebrated our first Fall Festival at the farm with clear blue skies, warm sun and falling leaves. It was such a beautifully wonderful day that we couldn't help but comment on how lucky we...
The Replant & The Reward

The Replant & The Reward

We have been growing lavender on our farm since 1999 and distilling it for essential oil and hydrosol since 2001. While we have gained an incredible amount of knowledge since then, we continually learn more about this fascinating herb. We discover better ways to distill it and explore new ways...
How to Pick the Perfect Bundle

How to Pick the Perfect Bundle

When the blossoms on your lavender are about 1/2 to 3/4 of the way open, it is the ideal time to harvest! Watch this short video to learn some tips on how you can pick your own perfect lavender bundle. Enjoy it fresh for a few days, or hang your...
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