Tags: Lavender

The Bug Spray EVERYONE Needs!

With summer officially underway, it means everyone wants to spend more time outside. The sun is shining, the air is warm, and the camp fires are lit. However, this also means that the bugs are out! Protect your family and pets against the pesky bugs this summer with Lavender Hill Farm’s Deepwoods Essentials spray. Deepwoods… View more

2018 Father’s Day Gift Boxes!

2018 Father’s Day Gift Boxes!

Father’s Day is just a couple weeks away! Show how much you care this year by choosing one of our specially crafted Father’s Day gift boxes that will leave your dad forever grateful and inspired by lavender. Whether you are in search of a gift for your father, grandpa, brother, husband, or friend, we have… View more

Drying Lavender

Drying Lavender

Lavender Drying Tips By: Korshye Long  Director of Agricultural Operations at Lavender Hill Farm How do I dry my lavender? It is best to spread the lavender sprigs out on an old window screen which will ensure proper drying. Make sure the screen is propped up and air flow is able to get above and… View more

Harvesting Lavender

Harvesting Lavender

Lavender Harvesting Tips By: Korshye Long  Director of Agricultural Operations at Lavender Hill Farm  When do I harvest my lavender? Harvest the stems when about 40-50% or more of the plant contains buds that have flowered. The key to harvesting at the right time is when you hear lots of busy bees pollinating the open… View more

Lavender Pruning

Lavender Pruning

Lavender Pruning Tips By: Korshye Long  Director of Agricultural Operations at Lavender Hill Farm How do I prune my lavender? If you decide to harvest your lavender, wait 2-3 weeks after harvesting the stems to prune your plant.  Using a pair of sharp scissors will work unless you have an actual hedge trimmer. The key… View more

Planting Lavender

Planting Lavender

Lavender Planting Tips By: Korshye Long  Director of Agricultural Operations at Lavender Hill Farm Can I grow my lavender in a pot? You can – but you need a relatively large pot and it is not advised to keep lavender contained. Lavender roots are very similar to tree roots – they grow out horizontally and… View more