It is Lavender Harvest time again! Happy July
I love July for a variety of reasons: Summer is here, The fourth of July and my lavender is blooming and ready for harvest! I like to think of myself as a “Lavender Farmer” I don’t have a huge farm but the plants in my garden provide myself and my friends with a years supply of lavender. I use my lavender in creating bath and body products, sachets for my home and in cooking. Lavender is perfect for scones and added to coffee and lemonade.
How I “harvest” my lavender flowers is simple –I know a lot of people tie them up into cute bunches and hang them from racks and I love this idea but I don’t always have that kind of time. Here is what I do:
I lay a cotton tablecloth on the grass next to my plants and cut off all of the flowers after they…
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