Everything about lavender is appealing to me. The leaves – long and lanky. The flowers – upright and slender. And oh, best of all, the smell – subtle and clean. Here’s one of the lavender plants in my backyard:
I gave it a haircut and and harvested the flowers. Here they are drying in my basement:
In about two weeks they will be ready for me to sew lovely lavender sachets. What a beautiful and fragrant sewing project it will be!