Wildflower Garden

Are you seeking a unique, surreal new adventure?


Where would you turn to find information, if you've never been to our lavender farm, or our beautiful Hood River Valley? You might consider the world's largest consumer travel review site...Trip Advisor.  On "TripAdvisor" you can read reviews from real people seeking fun, new adventures. We're ecstatic, about receiving an award from TripAdvisor!! This is the [...]

Are you seeking a unique, surreal new adventure?2014-05-24T07:50:33+00:00

Lush Greens And A Splash Of Brilliant Colors


Our lavender farm has burst into lush green with all the new-growth of the lavender, and 100's of extremely gorgeous wildflowers :) Sigh...such a Splash of brilliant colors!! One of my favorite wildflowers is the Papaver nudicaule,Pink Iceland Poppy...like giant umbrellas, dancing with the other flowers in the gentle breeze :) We share our garden [...]

Lush Greens And A Splash Of Brilliant Colors2013-06-02T03:10:35+00:00

Happy May Day, Opening Day!! Cheers To Maximus Aromatherapy And Beauty!


Happy May Day, our opening day for the season!  I love the serene, peaceful feeling of our lavender farm!  Our quiescent plants are beginning to show signs of  new-growth, preparing for the seasons flowers.  I took this photo a few days ago as the sun was setting on our lavender...Glorious beauty! We are looking forward to the [...]

Happy May Day, Opening Day!! Cheers To Maximus Aromatherapy And Beauty!2013-05-01T22:48:39+00:00

Rustic Multi-Grain Herb Bread To Compliment Our Sunday FishNChips


Multi-Grain Herb Bread 3 cups lukewarm water 3 Tablespoons honey 3 teaspoons yeast 6 cups flour (I use 1 cup whole wheat flour, 1/2 cup Buckwheat, 1/4 oatmeal or flax seed) 2 teaspoons salt 4 Tablespoons Olive oil 3 Tablespoons Hood River Lavender Spice Blend 2 cloves Garlic (chopped) *glaze: 1 egg oatmeal or seasame [...]

Rustic Multi-Grain Herb Bread To Compliment Our Sunday FishNChips2013-04-08T05:00:46+00:00

Happy Memorial Day! Sunshine, Lavender Shortbread, And Hummers At The Lavender Farm


Happy Memorial Day!! We hope you are enjoying making special memories with you family and friends! We are OPEN and serving samples of my favorite Lavender Lemon Honey Shortbread, with a delicious home-made flavor with the addition of lavender, lemon and honey! Yummy!! Also, serving samples of our Lavender Mint Medley Tea. Drop by to [...]

Happy Memorial Day! Sunshine, Lavender Shortbread, And Hummers At The Lavender Farm2012-05-28T23:17:11+00:00

Spring, with Lavender, My Fragrance Of Sunlight


I've been working steady tending our lavender farm and wild flowers, getting the yard prepped for new growth, and our opening date April 14th.  Today was a perfect day to be outside, truly gorgeous with temperatures around 54 degrees! Spring has officially arrived, and it really feels like Spring! I scattered 1000's of Iceland Poppy [...]

Spring, with Lavender, My Fragrance Of Sunlight2012-03-27T01:14:02+00:00

Climbers At The Lavender Farm


I planted a "Warzawska  Nike" Clematis on the east end of our Arbor today. Four years ago we planted a Joseph Coat Climbing Rose there, but through the years, cold temperatures, or maybe a Gopher, stunted it's growth, leaving a sparse area on the arbor.  This Clematis will soon cover that end of the arbor, with lovely [...]

Climbers At The Lavender Farm2011-06-08T00:48:45+00:00

Waiting on Blossoms


Our temps have been extremely cool, and wet this spring. The pear blossoms are just beginning to show a little white, almost two weeks past blossom weekend.  Our lavender plants are just beginning to wake up, along with the butterfly bushes, and other shrubs around our lavender farm.  We are still doing spring clean up, [...]

Waiting on Blossoms2011-04-29T00:10:25+00:00

Birds Are Nesting..Signs of Spring!


There is lot of work to be done around our lavender farm, preparing it for the season. Similarly the birds are starting to pair up, and are busy nesting :)  I worked a few hours today at our lavender farm, with a young lady that I just hired to help out this season. I thought I'd give [...]

Birds Are Nesting..Signs of Spring!2011-04-02T00:24:53+00:00

Spring Is On It’s Way..


Our first flowers on our lavender farm..Snowdrops, signs that Spring is on its way!! I planted 100's of Iris's and daffodils in the fall, along with a few Snowdrops, along the roadside around our lavender farm, and in between raspberry plants at the front of our farm. They are showing signs of growth, [...]

Spring Is On It’s Way..2011-03-23T06:03:43+00:00
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