Lavender Sensory Experience
🌿 Did you know that Lavender has a rich history dating back 2500 years, originating from the Mediterranean, Middle East, and India? The ancient Greeks even referred to it as “nardus” and used it in holy rituals. Lavender’s name comes from the Latin word “lavare,” meaning “to wash,” as the Romans used it to scent their baths, clothes, and more, discovering its medicinal properties along the way.
🌱 Lavender, specifically L. angustifolia essential oils, is known for its therapeutic benefits, such as analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, sedative, and uplifting properties. It can soothe insect bites, sunburn, cuts, burns, and even acne. Plus, it’s used for internal conditions like indigestion and heartburn.
🍽️ As a member of the mint family, Lavender has also graced the world of culinary delights. It adds a floral, slightly sweet, and elegant flavour to salads, soups, meats, seafood, desserts, cheeses, baked goods, and confectionery. It’s even a key ingredient in Herbs de Province, which captures the flavors of the sunny south of France.
During our Lavender Sensory Experience, you can:
See – Explore our lavender patch, delve into photos, and engage in insightful discussions to expand you lavender knowledge.
Hear – Listen to the gentle hum of bees guzzing among the lavender, creating a soothing symphony of nature.
Touch – Feel the delicate lavender blooms and leaves, connect with the natural world
Smell – Immerse yourself in the sensory delight of two different lavender oils: traditional and angustifolia
Taste – Savor the unique flavours of lanvender-infused delicacies, including goat cheese with lavender and a variety of bushfoods.
Book your spot now and embark on a Lavender journey that engages all your senses! It’s an experience that promises to be both educational and enjoyable.
- LGTBQ Friendly