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DIY Lavender Wand

DIY Lavender Wand

July is the perfect time of year to make your own lavender wand! This fun and simple craft only uses two materials (lavender and ribbon), and the delicate aroma of your creation can be preserved for years to come if kept out of direct sunlight. Check out our DIY video...
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...
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