Spring Has Sprung
Welcome in the New Season with Lavender
From Spring Break travels to Mother's Day dinner, our small batch lavender products add a floral touch to your special events.
Is there a difference between French and English lavenders? What should I look for when I'm choosing an essential oil? How is your lavender essential oil made? We answer these questions and more in our Smart Shopper blog.
Mother's Day 2021
Here at Appalachian Botanical Co, we work hard to make buying our lavender a worthwhile endeavor. We’ve spent countless hours thinking about and caring about getting body care, aromatherapy, culinary and home goods “just right” for our customers, because we want you to benefit from our labor......wait a minute......who else...
Are Essential Oils Sustainable + ABCo's Zero Waste Solutions
As the name would suggest, essential oils are the “essence” or pure fragrance of a fruit, flower, or botanical. They’re pretty potent, so a little goes a long way in DIY recipes for bath bombs, cleaners, lotions, or in aromatherapy. However, the magic of essential oils is also a cause...
A Buyer's Guide to Honey, Bees, and Lavender
There are three things we can’t get enough of — honey, bees and lavender. The world’s honey bee population is declining as habitat loss, pesticides, and other unsustainable farming practices are growing. That’s why apiaries and organic farms are starting to gain some traction! Now that more and more micro-apiaries...
West Virginia Wildflower Honey - The Complete Journey
At Appalachian Botanical Co., we always encourage our “conscious consumers” to dig deeper into the products they buy. Because we prioritize the planet and the people (and insects) who make our products, we invite you to consider the following when purchasing your honey: Where was it harvested? Do they use pesticides...
Pure and Natural
We can tell you exactly where our lavender and honey come from. Our specially formulated products use only flowers, stems, leaves and buds from lavender harvested at our Ashford farm. Our honey and pollen are produced exclusively by the bees that forage in our lavender fields.
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"The lavender body cream has such a delicious fragrance. The blend of mint, chamomile and lavender reminds me of my favorite herbal teas."
"Your stem bundles are wonderful. I don't have a fireplace, so I crumble a few stems in a little cast iron pot and let it smolder. It smells amazing."
"I have your lavender oil in a reed diffuser on my desk and it's made me look forward to work hours! The smell is complex and enticing and surpasses other brands that I've used."