Tag Archives: lavender dentata

03
May

The mysterious Spanish lavender

I received a question from a customer, which again posed another question. The question and the answer – not that there is a clear one – illustrates some of the confusion with naming lavender. The question from a customer was….. I … Continue reading

Published Date: 3rd May 2013
Category: General, Lavender Oil, Types of lavender
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05
Apr

UK Lavender Plants

Those of you who live other than in the UK must forgive this one, but I can only write based on my local experience. This post is about what types of lavender you are likely to come across in the … Continue reading

Published Date: 5th April 2013
Category: Gardening with Lavender, General, Lavender Tips, Lavender plants
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29
Mar

Lavender Oil Producing Plants

“Lavender” is part of the broad botanical genus – Lavandula. This is thought to be made up of 50 different species, and within some of these species are perhaps hundreds of different cultivars/varieties. For the purposes of lavender oil we … Continue reading

Published Date: 29th March 2013
Category: General, Lavender Farm, Lavender Oil
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10
Oct

Do you have a favourite lavender plant?

I’m often asked if I have a favourite lavender plant. There is a rather bewildering range – the traditional and popular “English” lavenders in colours from white (Arctic Snow), purple (Hidcote, Imperial Gem, Elizabeth), pink (Rosea, Miss Katherine) to lilac (Melissa … Continue reading

Published Date: 10th October 2010
Category: Gardening with Lavender, General
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