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Sunday, July 25, 2010

Sweet Lavender

During my holiday last week, I had the wonderful opportunity to visit Ali’i Lavender Garden.  It is located in Maui’s ‘Upcountry’.
This garden, also known as ‘AKL’,  is located on the slopes of Haleakala.
A very beautiful and serene setting saturated in the luscious scent of lavender.
Gazebos and benches beckon one to a place of peace and calm.  The temperature is just perfect at this altitude on Maui.
This garden grows many varieties of lavender.  I didn’t realize there are so many kinds.
One variety grown here is Sweet Lavender.
These beautiful handmade wooden signs help to identify the lavender types throughout the garden.
I learned Sweet Lavender is known as a tropical lavender because it will not survive in temperatures below 32 degrees F.

Sweet Lavender is used for crafting and dried arrangements.   Above is a picture I took inside their Gift Shop.

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Ron Cooper said...

Love your quote from W.C. Williams!

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Anonymous said...

What and interesting and lovely blog. And what a wonderful lavendar garden to visit. You couldn't have gotten me out of that gift store! Is that a sack of dried lavendar? I'm sure it is.

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