The Characteristics of Lavender?

Answer Lavender is a short flowering shrub that grows in sunny, rocky habitats. It is native to the mountainous areas of the Mediterranean but grows in many places across Europe, Australia and the United ... Read More »

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How to Make Lavender Perfume With Lavender Buds?

The following recipe uses lavender buds to make an aromatic and relaxing perfume. Because lavender is edible, dried buds are available in some specialty food stores. However, it is best to buy larg... Read More »

How to Extract Lavender Oil From a Lavender Plant?

Lavender oil can be used for aromatherapy, for scented sachets, potpourri or even a simple perfume. The essential oils of lavender (and other aromatic herbs and flowers) can be extracted using a di... Read More »

How to Use Lavender?

Lavender is a calming, sweetly aromatic and refreshing herb that grows in many temperate weather gardens. Lavender has a tendency to grow prolifically under the right circumstances, leaving its own... Read More »

Recipes for Lavender Oil?

Lavender is not only prized for its beautiful blooms but also for the fragrant oil that can be produced from it. Lavender oil can be used as a skin moisturizer, bath oil, hair conditioner and in co... Read More »