Monthly Archives: February 2017


How To Beat Stress With Lavender Essential Oil

Mental health issues, including stress, anxiety and depression, are the reason for one-in-five visits to UK GP’s. But what exactly is stress, what causes it and what can we do to beat it? Put simply, stress is the feeling of … Continue reading

Published Date: 23rd February 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil


Essential Oil Tips For Beginners

There are oodles of reasons to incorporate the use of essential oils into your lives; theysmell amazing, they have an absolute myriad of uses and they are completely 100% natural. Here on our wonderful Jersey Lavender Farm we produce absolutely … Continue reading

Published Date: 18th February 2017
Category: Eucalyptus Oil, Lavender Oil, Rosemary Oil


Lavender Cheese

During a recent trip to Amsterdam we were delighted to discover that the wonderful Dutch have a great love for three things; cake, waffles and cheese! Obviously this sent them heading straight to the top of our list of favourite … Continue reading

Published Date: 14th February 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General


Lavender vs. Lavandin

Over the years I’ve come across all sorts of unjustified statements comparing these two species of lavender – Lavandula angustifolia (sometimes called “English” or “true” lavender) and Lavandula x intermedia (conveniently shortened to lavandin). Continue reading

Published Date: 7th February 2017
Category: Gardening with Lavender, General, Lavender Tips, lavender book
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Lavender For Valentine’s Day

The 14th February, or Valentine’s Day, is fast approaching and, for many of us, whenthinking about a Valentine’s gift for our loved ones, our minds will immediately turn to red roses. However, trying to get hold of a bouquet of … Continue reading

Published Date: 7th February 2017
Category: General