Tag Archives: lavender oil


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 Oil – The Secret To Success (At Bridge!)

Now then, if you’re an aficionado of bridge (not the river spanning structures, but the card game beloved by mind game players the world over) you will recently have been dancing about and engaging in all sorts of bridge-related revelry, … Continue reading

Published Date: 14th June 2013
Category: General, Lavender Oil
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Food and lavender @ Jersey Lavender

Lavender is of course an ingredient in a good number of dishes in the Jersey Lavender cafe (known locally as Sprigs Cafe) and also various edible products sold in our farm shop and online. It often surprises people that lavender can be … Continue reading

Published Date: 19th April 2013
Category: Cooking with lavender, Dried lavender, General, Lavender Oil
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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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Lavender Oil – The Perfect Stress Remedy

The daily demands of modern life can be very stressful. From the pressures of work, to the demands of family life, it is little wonder that more of us are suffering FROM stress and anxiety related illnesses. The effects of … Continue reading

Published Date: 4th January 2013
Category: Lavender Oil, Lavender Tips
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