Lavender Bloom

Lavender's blue, dilly dilly,
Lavender's green.




When you are king, dilly dilly,
I shall be queen.

- Old English Nursery Rhyme


The lavender bushes are in full bloom. I love the scent of lavender, though I know it's not to everyone's taste.

So tell me, lavender, yay or nay?

14 comments

  1. Lavender is beautiful to look at, but the smell is too much for my sensitive little nose.

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  2. WAY YAY! My favorite. Lavender makes me happy! And thanks for the nursery rhyme reminder. I'd forgotten that one.

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  3. YAY for me - my favourite garden plant!!

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  4. yay definitely.xx

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  5. Its so lovely to brush your hand against the plant as you pass by and this old english levender you show here, is a frilly, feminine variety of the species. Fab shot of it too : )

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  6. Lavender, oh yay definitely.

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  7. What a gorgeous photo and beautiful lavender.

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  8. Yes, yes, yes. I adore the fragrance of lavender

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  9. Love lavender and can't wait for it to be ready for drying to make more lovely lavender bags

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  10. Yay.Spritz a mist of lavender on your pillow and sleep like a baby. Fussy baby? Spritz on your shoulder and rock baby with head on your shoulder and peace for quiet. Cut sprigs and tie pretty ribbon around it then tie on bedpost.

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  11. Yay.Spritz a mist of lavender on your pillow and sleep like a baby. Fussy baby? Spritz on your shoulder and rock baby with head on your shoulder and peace for quiet. Cut sprigs and tie pretty ribbon around it then tie on bedpost.

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  12. Love lavender! Lovely peaceful and restful scent! Beautiful pictures of a lovely flower! I can smell the lavender. Thank you for sharing.

    Have a super great sewing and stitching day!

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  13. Just discovered your blog and am a fan. This post brought me back to 10 years old and living in England. Wow! Thanks for the memory! I'll be trying some of the small crafts as soon as I finish unpacking my stash. Moved in May. Still working on it.
    Rose

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