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How to Harvest and Preserve Lavender

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#Plant Care

Well-known for its calming scent and its violet-like color, lavender is a popular herb that is grown in many homes and gardens. In order to take advantage of lavender's benefits year-round, however, you will need to harvest and preserve it.

As you continue to grow and harvest your lavender, you’ll find any more uses and choose your favorites among them. You can also use them to create special homemade gifts for birthdays or holidays.
While you have to start somewhere, as you become more skilled at caring for your lavender, you’ll get better results from your harvest.