Steed & Company lavender farm in Canada

steed

An amazing lavender farm in Sparta, it’s well known, that even the Greeks were fond of the purple-blue herb.

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Bridestowe Estate – a lavender farm in Tasmania

bridestowe estate

On the Bridestowe lavender farm in Tasmania, founded in 1921, premium quality lavender is produced on about 44 hectares acres, from which lavender oil is extracted.
They multiply the lavender themselves by propagating. They continuously observe the viability of the stocks, and after about 10 years of production they rest the soil with a longer term crop rotation.

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Lavender Swiss Italia Farm – Australia

swiss italia

The stone building of the ranch located on the Swiss Italia Farm in Australia was built by Italian speaking Swiss immigrants in 1860.

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The Lyndoch lavender farm and coffee-house – Australia

lyndoch

We introduce another Australian lavender farm, to which a coffee-house belongs as well, thus they are placing the emphasis on tourism instead of on the industrial scale production in an unadulterated Australian natural environment.

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Lavender harvest- skilled hands and machines- VIDEOS

harvest

We looked around how lavender is harvested in various regions, it would be worth organizing a contest someday with these miracle machines.

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Preparation of home-made detergent – with lavender

lavender wash

The introduction of an environmentally friendly lifestyle is becoming more and more important to many of us in as many areas of our lives as possible, with which often we not only spare our environment but also our wallets. Because of this in our new column we will start introducing detergents and bathroom supplies made of natural substances.

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Planting lavender in the summer? - production conditions of lavender

planting lavender

Someone who has fallen in love with lavender can certainly not stop herself from obtaining a few stocks of her favourite plant even in the summer. Lavender by itself truly isn’t a demanding spice and medicinal plant, but there are still conditions for successful cultivation.

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An inspiring lavender garden

beautiful garden

Would you like to have such an inspiring garden, which can be a home to so many beautiful and medicinal plants, so you can relax after an exhausting day, and incidentally it provides you family with food.

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Lavender in a pot

pots

Lavender as the symbol of summer and Provence is the favourite Mediterranean plant of many of us.

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The edible and the poisonous elderberry

elderberry

Few people know, that elder has two varieties, the black elder and the pedestrian elder, also known as ground elder (danewort)

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