11
Oct

The Surprising Joy Of Lavender Jelly!

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Apparently a firm favourite of Queen Elizabeth 1st, Lavender Jelly or Conserve wouldprobably prove to be a bit of a table top talking piece these days. However just because you may not always see it nestling in…

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Published Date: 11th October 2017
Category: Cooking with lavender, General
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04
Oct

What is Lavender Oil made from? – Part 2

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The earlier post – What is Lavender Oil Made From? – Part 1 - was about how lavender oil is often analysed using a process called gas chromatography and mass spectroscopy. The results of this shows that lavender oil is pretty complicated; containing up to a hundred different components. This post…

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Published Date: 4th October 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil
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27
Sep

What is Lavender Oil made from? – Part 1

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So much has been written about the amazing properties of lavender oil – its ability to calm the nerves, aid relaxation, help give you a good night’s sleep, as well as its healing benefits. Well I thought I’d do my best to write something about what is

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Published Date: 27th September 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil
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19
Sep

Are You Getting Enough Sleep?

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There is no one single answer to the question of ‘are you getting enough sleep?’ The exact amount of sleep that we need varies from person to person. Famously Margaret Thatcher, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Edison and Napoleon all…

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Published Date: 19th September 2017
Category: General, Lavender Oil

12
Sep

Distillation of Lavender Oil

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The Distillation of Jersey Lavender Oil All our Jersey lavender oil is distilled from our own plants grown on the Jersey Lavender Farm. The process is a fairly straightforward one, though many seem pretty mystified by it. In many respects distillation hasn’t changed for centuries. It’s also not…

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Published Date: 12th September 2017
Category: General, Lavender Farm, Lavender Oil
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