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Lavender Festival

 Lavender Wreath Crafting

August 30th at 10:00 a.m. and August 31st at 2:00 p.m.

 As the summer winds down, we begin to think of how we can extend it into the fall and winter.  A lavender wreath is a beautiful reminder of warm days, fragrance, and sunshine.
 

All supplies are included: 8" wreath form, dried lavender, moss, dried flowers, wire, and cutters. The cost is $35.

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Lavender Wreath Workshop:   Reserve your space!

 

 

Evergreen Lavender

 

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Evergreen Lavender Farm is a family owned business located in the rural community of Evergreen in Appomattox County, Virginia. In 2009, the farm began to transition from cut flower production to field grown lavender. The lavender harvested is used for our handmade sachets, eye pillows, lotions, and soaps.  'Provence' is our only culinary lavender, but other culinary varietes will be planted this fall.  Farm visits will be from Thursday through Sunday, 10:00 to 4:00, from June 11 to July 13th, after that, the farm will be closed because the lavender has been cut, however if you would like to visit, please make an appointment. Lavender is not our only horticultural component, for there are several flower gardens to see.  The farm will be offering scheduled workshops for successful planting of lavender,  creating a lavender wreath, and making your own lotion, so "like" us on Facebook to know when they are or check back to our website.   The farm is a wonderful outdoor venue to celebrate your special occasion, but remember, we are a farm, not a country club! We have many plans and are hopeful that visitors will discover Evergreen Lavender Farm as a relaxing, beautiful, and educational experience.

 
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Join us for a day of family fun and great music!

  • Saturday, June 14, 2014
  • 11-6 pm
  • $7 Per Person - Kids 10 and under are Free
  • Bring a chair!

Workshops and Special Events

Lavender Wreath Making- Saturday, August 30 from 10-12 or Sunday August 31 from 2-4.  Cost is $35.

Farm Visits September 1 from 10-2.  This is through the Lynchburg Community Market's Meet the Farmer connection.  Several farms from the market will be open for the public to visit including Evergreen Lavender Farm.  Tours, hands on demonstrations, and lavender lemonade.

Herb Class: From the Garden to the Table with Kathy Connor Cornell.  September 6 from 11- 1.  Presentation includes herb garden preparation, uses in the kitchen, and a demonstration of making herbal vinegars.  Bring your own pint Mason jar if you would like to make a herbal vinegar.  Herbs and vinegar will be provided.  Cost is $15.

Introduction to Aromatherapy  October 4 at 10:30-12:30 and October 5 at 1:30-3:30.  Diane Harvey from Greensboro, NC, will be presenting the basics of aromatherapy, using essential oils safely and effectively, and the profiles of 5 essential oils.  Attendees will be making bath salts to take home.  Cost is $35.

Where to Find Us

 The farm is now closed for the lavender has all been cut.  Thank you to everyone that visited, called, and supported this small farm. You can make an appointment after hours, however, please contact us, 434-664-9561, or via email at bswanson7169@gmail.com.   The farm is available for special events and weddings.

Evergreen Lavender's lotions, butters, sprays, and soaps are at Nina Belle's, The Museum of the Confederacy, and Country Charm in Appomattox .

Look for us at the Lynchburg Community Market on August 23, September 13 and 27.

Like us on Facebook.  Thank you!