Tag Archives: lavender

Maui: Ali’i Kula Lavender Farm

As an avid gardener and long-time Essex County, NJ Master Gardener I thought I knew pretty much everything there is to know about lavender. After all, I grow lovely large plants here in New Jersey and I know how to prep/use lavender in bouquets … Continue reading

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Lavender as Food

A few weeks ago my lavender bushes were in full bloom! They were a feast for my eyes and my nose; I would walk by and pluck a blooming wand then hold it under my nose to catch the heady … Continue reading

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Lavender: The Sight! The Scent!

Lavender is one of my favorite plants. I grow it along my sidewalks. Why? Because as the plants grow, the fragrant branches arch into the sidewalks. When I walk by, the branches brush against my legs and release their wonderful … Continue reading

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