Update 6/2/16: It appears Organic Radio will not fulfilled their agreement for podcasts. So we will just have this one interview that their organizer did with Sarah. Link to their site has been removed. 4/12/16’s post: We have jumped into internet audio through an arrangement with Organic Radio and the voice of that channel, Richard Q’zeromen. Elizabeth Sherman, [read more…]
Fire! Water! Earth! Air! The four elements from ancient times describe the necessities of life. This year, water was the element that came down from the sky in droves, drops, puddles, lakes, and sheets. It soaked the ground, saturated the fields, created lakes where there had been none, and caused bluffs to collapse into the [read more…]
These are those gorgeous brown edged cookies that are delicate and so tasty. Watch our video to see how to make them. Preheat the oven to 3750 F. Ingredients 1/2 C Butter 1/2 C Sugar 1 tsp Ground Lavender 1 Egg 1 tsp Vanilla 1/4 tsp Grated Lemon Rind 3/4 C Flour Bring the butter and [read more…]
Sneak Preview! Our new Lemongrass & Lavender Yummy Skin Bar Soap is being developed. Ingredients: Avocado Oil, Coconut Oil, Jojoba Oil, Olive Oil, Palm Oil, Shea Butter, Castor Oil, Lavender and Lemongrass Essential oils If you’d like to be part of helping us improve our products and test new ones we’d love to have your [read more…]
You have grown your lavender, picked it, and dried it. Now what? Making attractive lavender bundles is easy if you are just making one or two, but how about if you are making 20 or 200? This video shows how we make them at Lavender Wind Farm.
It was a fabulous season at the farm this year. We had a cracker jack crew harvesting and distilling. Have fun watching these two very short videos from this summer’s work. The first is the staff harvesting some Lavendula Angustifolia “Hidcote Pink”. The second is the wonderful sight and sound of distillate coming out [read more…]
Lavandula x-intermedia is a hybrid cross between Lav. Angustifolia and Lav. Latifolia. The Lavandula Angustifolias tend to have a high quality but low yielding oil, whereas the Lavandula Latifolias have a poor quality but high yielding oil. So there are quite a lot of hybrid crosses of various varieties of these two lavandulas and [read more…]
Join us for our annual celebration of lavender and art at Lavender Wind Farm, located on Whidbey Island. Stroll the gorgeous grounds and lavender labyrinth, browse the various booths showcasing local artisans, wander through the fragrant fields of lavender, and sit in the wine garden and enjoy live music. Wine Garden benefits the Pacific NW [read more…]
Purple Bouquet is AWESOME! It is the variety on the right. Next to it is Hidcote Pink, and to the left of that is Folgate. Purple Bouquet blooms a bit later than the other two so it isn’t quite in its full bloom in this picture. The plant is not very large. This plant is [read more…]
Getting ready to open for the season is quite a job. One of our staff members who works on the farm and gets to see the activity and the bird life up close decided to make a video. Enjoy it! Lavenderwind Dance from Elisabetta Bastai on Vimeo.