Ben Lomond Lavender

Ben Lomond Lavender

News from the Farm

There is always something happening at the farm from late
winter to late autumn with the large gardens and lavender fields
requiring love and attention.

February 2014

Created: Wed, 19 February 2014, by Shane

February 2014

After a wet and cold January, summer has finally arrived. We managed to get good conditions for the harvest of our angustifolia and were relieved to finally have the flower stems in the distilling shed. The remaining lavandin rows have been looking fantastic. Visitors to the shop love walking in the field and taking stunning photos of the lavender with the spectacular backdrop of the mountains and blue skies.

We have noticed a large increase in Chinese visitors, more so with the Chinese New Year and they very much enjoy the gardens and Lavender products. Tourist numbers have been strong this year, ... read more