At first glance perhaps you wouldn’t even believe, that these beautiful “Mediterranean” lavender fields are in England.
Most of the lavender farms are located south of London, and even though the climate is a lot colder, rainier and the number or sunny hours is a lot lower then around the Mediterranean, lavender can still be cultivated here as well.
Photo: CC license 2.02. Author: Trish Steel4. Hill Barn Farm Lavender Fields. Author: Mike Baldwin5. Several varieties of lavender growing near Snowshill. Author: Saffron Blaze6. Author: Cameramann7. Cadwell Farm – Hitchin Lavender, Author: ORU8. Dave Catchpole – Flickr