02 Jan lavender plant in the philippines
Hello there, everyone! Source Image: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/58/Klimag%C3%BCrtel-der-erde.png, Image source: http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5180/5490367969_e2fa335ba0_z.jpg, Image source: http://cdn.sulitstatic.com/server2/images/2013/0626/062541183_396efbb505fc2d520ed41ee1d982833d3642b594.jpg, Image Source: http://thegraphicsfairy.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Lavender-Plant-Stock-Image-graphicsfairy3.jpg, Image source: http://media-cache-ec3.pinimg.com/736x/15/da/74/15da743146f9af78b4f1707c2ddcb45c.jpg. I... We've heard from a lot of people about growing Lavender in the Philippines. I'm growing my second batch, for the second attempt and this time I will put them in a shelter when it storms. This allows roots to re-establish and your lavender plant to overcome the stress/shock of replanting with minimum impact on its growth. The plant species is native to the Philippines growing in the forests at about 300 to 700 meters and sometimes high elevations of about 2,000 meters. I'll keep you all posted on the progress. whats the proper care for grown lavander? natatawa aq dun sa you ran down to save your babies from the rain, magiging ganyan din kaya me if ever (kaso wala kaming hagdan)...im so excited na to start my dream tanim lavender project. (2 cm) above the soil. Fill the bottom of your pot with an inch or two of limestone gravel topped with a basic soilless mix made for containers. Lavender is also one of the few essential oils that have dual effects. They must have excellent drainage, and prefer dry summer months. Deadnettle grows to a height of about 9 inches, at most, with a much greater spread. You need to experiment, go to your local nursery and check if you find a lavender plant growing there, buy it or you can order seeds online. :), Hi Maya! I'm getting sick and tired of Wordpress because I've had issues with hackers and I'm looking at options for another platform.I would be awesome if you could point me in the direction of a good platform. ©2005 Ma. Lavender is steam distilled from the flowering tops of the plant, and it takes 27 square feet of lavender plants to make one 15-ml bottle of Lavender essential oil. How's your lavender. There is a lot of information available about growing it but none about growing lavender specifically in the Philippines. Here's an herb that is native in Southeast Asia, and also here in the Philippines. Grow to the climate instead of fighting the elements! Hi I'm from Cebu, I have been searching about Lavender plant lately, I have been crazy on this color and this plant, I will be having my wedding on April here in Cebu and I have been wishing to have this plant decorated at my garden wedding reception and as I was searching about growing this plant, I saw your blog, and I became inspired to try to grow this plant really soon and I am very much hoping I can use it during my future dream wedding. Like the lavender the leaves are also fragrant. Has your lavender already started blooming? We've also tried spraying the plant with foliar, in case the roots are not functioning anymore and it seemed to have helped. For seeds, drop in around 5 in a cup, not too deep. Thanks for reading my blog. Theme images by, So I took the initiative and started my own experiment to see how they will thrive here in Manila. Itâs a reliable, seed-grown lavender and reaches a modest height of 10 to 18 inches. Hi, I have a farm in Alfonso Cavite about 5 heactares and I am planning to grow Lavender. DREAMWEAVER: Mumblings and Dreams... A Girl's Journal. Please feel free to comment or ask a question if you need clarification. There are so many beautiful tropical plants that thrive here! I own a small business called FN Enterprises Ph, and lavender is one of my ingredients. :) Let me know if you're successful in growing them. Foliar spray may have help the plant if you want to give it a boost of nutrients. It is sometimes confused with taro and the Okinawa sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas cv. I bought specialty seeds at SM Supermarket which says: Right now, I am still in the first part of Step 3, which is dreaming big. =D. The cat was oblivious at first but when I left and came back the cat and the plant was nowhere to be found. Wish me luck! I am very happy to peer your article.Thank you a lot and I am looking ahead to touch you. In the garden, lavender makes an excellent companion plant for almost anything from roses to cabbage.It is one of those aromatic, gray herbs that deer avoid, making it a great choice as a decoy in your Hosta or daylily beds. Here's a look of how she's doing: A month ago, we noticed an increase of leaves turning brown, and this was around the time that Metro Manila was getting more rainfall so we carefully re-potted the plant to a clay pot. Lavandula dentata? Almost everyone is familiar with Citronella. A lot died down because of overwatering on my part because once established they dislike too much water so as I researched you can actually soak the roots with water but have to wait for the soil to become dry before the next watering. Plant care for lavender: How to grow your own lavender outdoors. Hoping that it could adapt to the climate in Manila. :). Just keep it moist while wiating for the seeds to germinate. They cannot take it the smells . However, lavender oil should not be applied directly to the skin as in this concentrated form it can be toxic. To sum up, here's a few things we've surmised while we're taking care of the plant: Hopefully, our plant survives this bout and no one accidentally waters it out of schedule. I asked the Manong taking my orders (I was originally looking for roses and succulents) if they were real lavenders and he told me that their flowers are blue. Lavender is a well known and fragrant plant with gray-green foliage, upright flower spikes, and a compact shrub form. Lavender likes the sun. Although it blooms in summer, this plant is normally planted for the medium-green leaves splashed with silvery blotches. It may be moist. I plant to prune it later this year hoping that it would flower a bit more . Hi, I'm from aklan province and planted my lavender seeds last year december 2015.They all sprouted, but until now (sept '15) they only grew 6 inches.They are not bushy and very very droopy, although I put them under direct sunlight and move them in when it's raining.I'm scared they might die. Thanks for finally writing about >"Growing Lavender in the Philippines"