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Hotchkiss Farm Awash in Purple Splendor

This Lavender Farm is Buzzing... It's hard to say what catches the attention of a visitor first: the collective hum of hundreds of buzzing bees nestled in the stalks of 600 blooming lavender plants; or, the deep, vivid purple-hued plants themselves,...

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Lavender a Blooming Business Opportunity

There's a growing number of lavender businesses in Western Colorado... Rosemary Litz steps into her meticulously landscaped backyard and bends over a rounded bush. Like a barber wielding scissors, she trims off a handful of long stalks with purple blooms....

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All About Lavender

A day at Sunny Acres... The lavender is in full bloom at the aptly-named Sunny Acres Lavender Farm in Orchard City. Named after one of its owners, Sunny Howland, the summer sunshine also beautifully drenches the orchards and fields, making this little farm...

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Oil Winners 2018

In our locale

Bob Korver of Green Acres U-Pick won 3 Silver Awards under Lavandula x Intermedia! Including:

  • Grosso 2017
  • Impress Purple 2017
  • Super 2017

Other US winners:

  • Meshaz Natural Perfumes for Melisa Lilac 2017, Sequim WA
  • B&B Family Farm for Melissa 2017, Sequim WA
Dennis Matthews Memorial Trophy                 Best Lavandula Angustifolia            Lavender Abbey (Stuart & Jan Abernethy)                       Violet Intrigue 2018

Eoin Johnson Memorial Trophy                          Best Lavandula x Intermedia           NZ Alpine Lavender (Blake Foster)                                   Grosso 2016

Ken Wilson Memorial Trophy                            Best Grosso                                             NZ Alpine Lavender (Blake Foster)                                   Grosso 2016

 

Oil Competition Certificates 2018

Angustifolia Awards

B & B Family Farm (Zion Hilliker)

Mellissa 2017

Silver

Bindy Lavender (Belinda Gummer)

Pacific Blue 2018

Silver

Herbal Visionz (Keith & Charlotte Brown)

Maillette 2016

Silver

Lavender Abbey (Stuart & Jan Abernethy)

Violet Intrigue 2017
Violet Intrigue 2018

Gold
Gold

Lavender Boutique (Jenny Holmes)

Avice Hill 2018

Gold

Lavender Creek Farm (Susi & Vaughan White)

Avice Hill 2018
Violet Intrigue 2018
Pacific Blue 2018

Silver
Silver
Silver

Meshaz Natural Perfumes (Mesha Munyan)

Melissa Lilac 2017

Silver

NZ Alpine Lavender (Blake Foster)

Avice Hill 2018

Silver

Puaka Purple (Ross Mills & Kate Joblin)

Pacific Blue 2016
Pacific Blue 2017

Gold
Gold

Purple Haze Lavender (Sally Engi)

Pacific Blue 2017

Silver

Lavandula x Intermedia Awards

Bindy Lavender (Belinda Gummer)

Grosso 2017
Grosso 2018

Silver
Silver

Green Acres U-Pick (Bob Korver)

Grosso 2017
Impress Purple 2017
Super 2017

Silver
Silver
Silver

Herbal Visionz (Keith & Charlotte Brown)

Impress Purple 2018

Silver

Lavender Abbey (Stuart & Jan Abernethy)

Grosso 2018

Silver

Lavender Backyard Garden (Sammie Wang)

Super 2017

Silver

Lavender Boutique (Jenny Holmes)

Grosso 2017

Gold

Lavender Creek Farm (Susi & Vaughan White)

Super 2017

Silver

Levandule pod Řípem (Petr Novy)

Grosso 2017

Silver

NZ Alpine Lavender (Blake Foster)

Grosso 2016

Gold

Purple Haze Lavender (Sally Engi)

Super 2018

Silver

Ranui Essentials (Tracy Voice)

Super 2018

Gold

Simpatico Lavender (Cate Bacon)

Impress Purple 2017

Silver

Terry & Carol Howes

Super 2018

Silver

Blends Awards

Leafy Hollow Lavender Ltd (Pauline Livesey)

(Grosso & Super & Buena Vista)

Silver

Lavender Creek Farm (Susi & Vaughan White)

(Super & Violet Intrigue)
(Violet Intrigue & Avice Hill) Silver

Gold
Silver

NZ Alpine Lavender (Blake Foster)

(Pacific Blue & Violet Intrigue & Avice Hill) Silver

Silver

Okanagan Lavender & Herb Farm

(David & Andrea McFadden)

(Peter Pan & No.9 & Seed Grown)
(Super & Phenomenal)

Silver
Silver

There’s a lot more than grapes and peaches growing here. Visitors can learn more about the unique purple plant that’s used in everything from perfume to homeopathy to culinary dishes during the Annual Lavender Festival held in Palisade, Colorado.

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