Lavender Essential For Skin

Can Lavender Essential Oil Be Applied Directly Onto The Skin? There has been much debate about whether essential oils can be applied directly onto the skin, or whether they should be diluted into a carrier oil, such as olive or sweet almond? It is an accepted fact that the majority of essential oils should not… Read more »

Benefits of Lavender Soap

  When it comes to washing, it’s important that we use the right products. While normal soap will often be enough, you can make some changes to the soap that you use to ensure you also benefit in other ways. After all, spending time soaking in the bath at the end of a long day… Read more »

Different Dried Lavender Uses

The nights are beginning to draw in and there is a definite nip in the air in the mornings. Yes, it’s just beginning to look like autumn. Autumn is one of our very favourite seasons here on the Jersey Lavender Farm, after the hectic harvest season is over, we can get down to the business… Read more »

What’s The Difference Between Lavender And Lavandin?

There are thought to be 35 different species of lavender (all from the genus lavandula). Here on the Jersey Lavender Farm we grow 2 of them, lavandula angustifolia (often known as English Lavender) and lavandula x intermedia (Lavandin or hybrid lavender). There are numerous varieties of both English Lavender (such as Hidcote, Munstead, Peter Pan and Royal… Read more »

Wonderful Ways To Use Tea Lights At Christmas

It seems like nearly everybody loves tea lights, these cute little candles can be purchased relatively inexpensively and can seem like they have a million different uses. They are wonderful when used to light up your garden (or your Jersey Lavender Farm for that matter!) in summer, but we think that when they really come… Read more »

Lavender Christmas Wreaths

As much as we love a traditional Christmas door wreath featuring the classic combinations of red-berried holly and glistening evergreen sprigs of spruce and ivy, there is an increasing trend towards slightly less conventional wreaths. There are some lovely examples that combine the traditional idea of a door wreath with either other classic Christmas items… Read more »

Lavender Christmas Gift Guide For Her

Spoil a lucky lady this festive season with our unique range of gift ideas. Whether she’s your wife, girlfriend, sister, auntie, or best friend, let our handy Christmas Gift Guide be your go-to list for inspiration, so you don’t have to worry about rushing around the shops on Christmas Eve this year. From gift sets… Read more »

Homemade Lavender Christmas Decorations

It may only be November, and yes, it definitely is too early to start playing Christmas songs, but it’s definitely not too early to start thinking about Christmas. Getting a head start on your Christmas shopping can mean that you get to avoid the last-minute rush (and get to feel delightfully smug when all around… Read more »

Give The Gift Of Jersey Lavender This Christmas

  Now that the holiday season is upon us, it’s definitely time to be thinking about how you are going to be treating your loved ones with a lovely gift wrapped up under the tree on Christmas Day. Sometimes there seems to be an endless variety of gift ideas, but choosing the right one for… Read more »

Fabulous Lavender Christmas Gifts – Order Early And Don`t Miss Out

  There is no end of wonderful things about living on the gorgeous Channel Island of Jersey; the stunning scenery, the wonderful people, the thoroughly pleasant climate, the charming mix of British and French features. However, the speed of the postal service to the rest of the mainland UK is not always one of them, especially… Read more »