Lavender leaves--  An easy homemade floral water can be made by very gently simmering Lavender leaves and/or flowers in water for an hour then allowing to cool and straining off the plant material before bottling up. This is not the same thing as a Lavender hydrosol, though it can be used in the same ways such as a linen/room spray.

Lavender leaves-- An easy homemade floral water can be made by very gently simmering Lavender leaves and/or flowers in water for an hour then allowing to cool and straining off the plant material before bottling up. This is not the same thing as a Lavender hydrosol, though it can be used in the same ways such as a linen/room spray.

How to Prune Lavender - never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade - deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 - 5 leaf nods below each flower spike, when shaping, leave at least 5 obvious nodes above the ground where new growth can emerge

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How to Prune Lavender - never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade - deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 - 5 leaf nods below each flower spike, when shaping, leave at least 5 obvious nodes above the ground where new growth can emerge

Chart of 14 Perennial Herbs: (Bay Leaves, Chives, Lavender, Lemon Balm, Lemon Verbena, Marjoram, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sage, Spearmint, Tarragon, Thyme, Winter Savory)

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Chart of 14 Perennial Herbs: (Bay Leaves, Chives, Lavender, Lemon Balm, Lemon Verbena, Marjoram, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sage, Spearmint, Tarragon, Thyme, Winter Savory)

Add herbs to nesting boxes to relax chickens and keep critters away: lavender, chamomile, peppermint, eucalyptus, marigold petals, catnip, diatomaceous earth and spearmint

Add herbs to nesting boxes to relax chickens and keep critters away: lavender, chamomile, peppermint, eucalyptus, marigold petals, catnip, diatomaceous earth and spearmint

How to Prune Lavender - never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade - deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 - 5 leaf nods below each flower spike, when shaping, leave at least 5 obvious nodes above the ground where new growth can emerge

How to Prune Lavender - never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade - deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 - 5 leaf nods below each flower spike, when shaping, leave at least 5 obvious nodes above the ground where new growth can emerge

wedding cake - but you Could put this lavender & olive leaves around cheese wheels instead

Wedding Cake of the Week: Lavender and Olive Branches

Purples

Purples

Hosta 'Andrew' - Bold, dark blue-green margins enclose an irregular but distinct pure white center on large leathery leaves. Flashings of lighter green add additional interest. Leaves on mature plants are variously curled, twisted,

Hosta 'Andrew' - Bold, dark blue-green margins enclose an irregular but distinct pure white center on large leathery leaves. Flashings of lighter green add additional interest. Leaves on mature plants are variously curled, twisted,

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