DIY Lavender Crafts

3 DIY gifts to make for your lavender-obsessed friends this year

When it comes to gift-giving, nothing beats a gift from the heart. Especially if it smells like lavender. Do you just love the calming, soothing, floral scent of lavender? We do, too! Share that love of lavender with the people in your life with these 3 DIY gifts. These DIY lavender crafts are inspired by…

This year’s Colorado Lavender Festival is just around the bend

The 8th annual Colorado Lavender Festival is just around the corner! Every June, amidst cherry harvest and lavender harvest, we gear up for a weekend that is packed full of lavender. This year, we’re focusing on hydrosol as our theme for the festival. Hydrosol is a product of the distillation process. It’s the floral water…

DIY Natural Holiday Decor

DIY: 3 natural holiday decorations that will light up your home

This time of year, it’s fun to wander through the garden and observe how plants transform with the arrival of cold weather. Evergreens seem more brilliant and rich beside dormant perennials and annuals that have gone to seed. Some flowers become amazing seed pods! It’s fun to take walks, fallen leaves covering the ground, and…

sustainable flower bouquets

Sustainable choices in the world of flowers

Fresh-cut flowers can transform the feeling of a room. It’s no wonder why flowers are always on the shopping list when it comes to planning parties and events. But as we all know, roses aren’t blooming in the dead of winter, and supermarket flowers certainly have their flaws. So what’s a flower-lover to do? We’ve…

Fresh and clean: DIY natural lavender cleaning products

Are you feeling fresh? The New Year is a clean slate, a fresh start. A horizon for new possibilities. Whether you’re into resolution-making, or you’re simply feeling ready for a new beginning, New Year is the perfect time for deciding what you want and creating space to make it happen. Turn your home into a fresh…

DIY lavender holidays

DIY Lavender Holiday Season

It’s getting chillier, and you know what that means! Time for wool socks, hot cocoa – and crafts. Embrace the shorter days and cooler temperatures with open arms, and make this holiday season a DIY Lavender Holiday Season. There are so many things we love about lavender, but two in particular make it an extra…

Winefest Weekend

We are open all weekend, including Sunday. Help us celebrate Colorado Mountain Winefest Weekend in Palisade.  Here at the farm we will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Saturday September 17th and 9:00 am  to 3:00 pm on Sunday, September 18th. We will have olive oil, heirloom tomato and jam tastings.  We will have some light…

Lavender Essential Oil Quality

Lavender essential oil: Quality is scientific

For thousands of years, cultures around the globe have harnessed the power of plants. Fast forward to today, and you’ll find advanced distillation technologies that help us squeeze the properties out of plants that benefit our mind, body and soul. Potent. Medicine. Essential oils. Here at Sage Creations Organic Farm, we steam distill lavender and…

Organic Cherries and U-pick Lavender One Week Away!

Organic Cherries will be available soon.  We will be offering 1 lb, 8 lb, and 18 lb pack.  Certified Organic by CDA. 2016 Cherry Prices: $6.00/lb; $44/8 lb box; $90/18 lb box. Available as of June 17th. U-Pick Lavender Prices: $8/bundle or 3 for $21.00. We will provide basket and scissors.  Available as of June…

Organic Cherry Harvest Coming Soon!

Organic Cherries are close to being ready! We started picking this next week. We will be in full swing of harvesting cherries by June 16th.  We will be harvesting lavender as well. We are open Wednesday through Saturday. If you must get cherries before then we are open from 9 to 12:00 noon. U-Pick lavender begins…

25 Crafts for Dried Lavender Buds

What would you do with a pound of lavender buds? Dried lavender buds are delightful to the crafter, who can’t wait to create with the soothing fragrance of lavender. That’s why we debud much of our dried lavender and triple-sift it – to bring you the highest-quality organic crafting lavender around. So now it’s in your…

New Farm Hours for the rest of the season!

Wednesday thru Saturday 9:00 to 4:00 pm. June – September.  Will be open Sundays during cherry harvest, Lavender Festival, Peach Festival and Wine Festival. Whenever possible we can a make appointments during non-scheduled hours.

Tips on Growing Lavender

TIPS TO SUCCESSFUL LAVENDER GROWING   TIP 1: Lavender needs full sun; a minimum of 6 to 8 hours. TIP 2: Lavender does not like “wet” feet, so give it a good soak and then let the plant go dry. If your soil is heavy and slow to drain, create a hospitable place for lavenders…