Tag Archives: lavender uses

21
Jun

Will Lavender Oil Help Us To Win Wimbledon?!

OK, so it’s that time of year again when British hopes start to get raised – it’s Wimbledon season, and along with the Pimms, Strawberries and Cream and the inevitable cry of ‘Rain Stopped Play’, will this year be the … Continue reading

Published Date: 21st June 2013
Category: General, Lavender Oil
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18
Jan

Lovely Lavender Loves Your Linen

One of the first things that comes to most people’s minds when thinking about Lavender is it’s wonderful aroma, and so it’s no surprise that Lavender has been used for centuries to fragrance both ourselves and our homes. This tradition … Continue reading

Published Date: 18th January 2013
Category: General, Lavender Tips
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09
Feb

Lavender for men!

Contrary to popular assumption, lavender is not just for the ladies. In actual fact, men use lavender much more than they realise, and probably on a daily basis. Lavender is, in fact, (as you will discover in our article “Is … Continue reading

Published Date: 9th February 2011
Category: General, Gentleman's Fragrance, Lavender Oil
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27
Nov

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: 27th November 2010
Category: Gardening with Lavender, General, Lavender Tips, lavender book
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14
Nov

Shaun Rankin’s Seasoned Islands Cook Book

It’s not everyday that I get a mention in a cook book – hardly surprising considering my cooking – but I was proud as punch at the launch of local Chef, Shaun Rankin’s first cookbook “Seasoned Islands“, because that’s exactly what happened. The … Continue reading

Published Date: 14th November 2010
Category: Cooking with lavender, Dried lavender, General, lavender book
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