Monthly Archives: October 2016

26
Oct

How To Use Essential Oils To Zap Your Cold

As the weather starts to turn colder, the inevitable first round of winter coughs, colds and flu start appearing. But rather than immediately heading for your local pharmacy to stock up on expensive, chemically synthesized cold and flu remedies, why … Continue reading

Published Date: 26th October 2016
Category: Eucalyptus, Eucalyptus Oil, General, Lavender Oil, Lavender plants

19
Oct

What’s The Difference Between Lavender And Lavandin?

There are thought to be 35 different species of lavender (all from the genus lavandula).Here on the Jersey Lavender Farm we grow 2 of them, lavandula angustifolia (often known as English Lavender) and lavandula x intermedia (Lavandin or hybrid lavender). There are … Continue reading

Published Date: 19th October 2016
Category: Lavender Farm, Lavender Oil, Lavender Products, Lavender Tips

12
Oct

How To Spot A Fake Essential Oil

Unfortunately, as with so many things in life these days, you don’t always get what you pay for. The trade in counterfeit goods is growing at an alarming rate and in 2012 in Europe alone almost 40 million products were … Continue reading

Published Date: 12th October 2016
Category: Eucalyptus, Lavender Oil, Lavender Products, Lavender Tips, Rosemary Oil

05
Oct

Try Wintersown Lavender

For the adventurous gardeners out there, we have just come across and interesting newway of sowing lavender seeds. Many people are surprised by the very idea of growing lavender from seed, as most lavender is raised from cuttings taken from … Continue reading

Published Date: 5th October 2016
Category: General