Introducing The Jersey Lavender Candle

We have been selling gorgeous scented candles for some time now, but for 2016 we decided to branch out into creating our very own Jersey Lavender Scented Candle. We wanted our candle to be of the very highest quality to give our customers the very best experience when burning the candle, so we packed in… Read more »

Looking After Your Lavenders

In the wild, lavenders seem to turn up in the most unusual places. Generally, they prefer a rougher existence than we might first think. In fact, too much watering, care and attention will often kill them off. Preparing your lavenders If you’ve bought our Garden Ready Plugs, they will need to be opened as soon… Read more »

Is Your Man Wearing Lavender?

Our Jersey Lavender Gentleman’s Cologne contains four per cent of Jersey Lavender oil, and doesn’t it smell great? For many people, lavender is still a scent far more associated with women than men. But, in fact, men are the ones who are more likely to be wearing lavender. Lavender is a widely-used perfumery ingredient. Its… Read more »

How To Use Essential Oils To Zap Your Cold

As the weather starts to turn colder, the inevitable first round of winter coughs, colds and flu start appearing. But rather than immediately heading for your local pharmacy to stock up on expensive, chemically synthesized cold and flu remedies, why not see if you can treat your cold naturally using a few drops of some… Read more »

How To Use Your Dried Lavender

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 »

Lavender Recipes

A member of the mint family and related to rosemary, sage, and thyme, it’s perhaps not surprising that lavender has been used in cooking for thousands of years. Used by the Romans to flavour fish and Medieval monks to add a floral touch to sweet puddings, over the course of the last century, the use… Read more »

How To Use Dried Lavender

Lavender is a plant that offers several uses and is well-known as a scent that can help relax the senses and reduce the feeling of anxiousness. When dried, lavender maintains its soothing aroma and can be used for all kinds of home remedies, crafts, beauty products and even in food. At Jersey Lavender, we dry… Read more »

Flea Control With Essential Oils

If you, or someone that you know, has pets it is likely that at some point or another you will have come into contact with fleas. These nasty little parasites love to live on the skin of our furry friends sucking their blood and if given the chance will also do the same to us… Read more »

Lavender Shortbread

One of the most popular items in our lovely Sprigs Cafe is our delicious lavender shortbread – practically perfect dunked into a cup of fine tea. And this scrumptious treat is a favourite on many famous tea tables too. The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, reportedly relied on lavender shortbread to ease nausea and to… Read more »

When Should I Plant Lavender?

Lavender is an evergreen shrub that produces stunning purple flowers with a beautiful calming scent. Its botanical name is Lavandula and it’s a very easy shrub to grow in your own garden, instantly adding a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere to your outdoor space. Once you have your lavender planted, it will look great all year… Read more »