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Heatin’ it up!

We’re very interested in propagation and we’re working on our first big lavender propagation.  We got a greenhouse and we’ve repotted all the cuttings into bigger pots.

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What’s this about a disease??

What’s this about a disease??

What’s this about a disease?? In 2015, we sourced our original plants to populate the field from 3 different nurseries.  One of the nurseries sent us diseased plant material. They had used a treatment that suppressed the symptoms and the plants did not show symptoms until after they were planted.  We planted in early May 2015 and by the end of May, 2 of our rows were 90% dead from

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The Ups and Downs of Farming…..

The Ups and Downs of Farming…..

If you attended our Upick event, you most likely saw our sign that talked about that plants we received last year from one of our suppliers had a disease.  It wasn’t all of our original plants, but the disease spread and the whole field is considered at risk.  The sign also talked about that we are working directly with Clemson on a treatment plan and they are using 2 of

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Upick 2016 Recap

Upick 2016 Recap

June 4th, 2016 is a date that will always be burned in my mind.  It was our FIRST Upick and it was AMAZING.  The two biggest surprises were: we expected 2,000 people and had 8,000 We still had lavender left!!! The attendees were great and our families and volunteers were outstanding.  Thank you to everyone! We have big plans for Upick in 2017 and we’ll have more Upick days.  Watch

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More 2016 Upicks

More 2016 Upicks

Y’all are definitely a lavender loving crowd! We had a massive turn out on Saturday, but, believe it or not (we couldn’t), we actually had lavender left. Many people have asked for more Upicking opportunities. Since we can’t do a crowd all at once again like that, the idea we’ve come up with right now is to do small, registered Upicks this week and next week. The Upicks will be

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