Lavender farms in Virginia offer a beautiful and fragrant summertime experience.
The state is home to several lavender farms, each with its own unique offerings.
Visitors can enjoy lavender-infused products like soaps and essential oils, tours, and fields of blooming lavender to pick and take home.
Lavender essential oil is a natural remedy used for a variety of issues, such stress relief as insomnia, anxiety, pain and depression.
The dried lavender can be used to make sachets, which can be placed in dressers or closets to help keep the clothes smelling fresh.
Whether you want to pick-your-own lavender or just want to enjoy the sights, you’ll find the perfect lavender farm for you here.
#1 Seven Oaks Lavender Farm
8769 Old Dumfries Rd, Catlett, VA 20119 | Full Details
Summertime is a great time to visit Seven Oaks Lavender Farm.
The farm features over 20 acres of lavender fields, as well as a variety of other plants and flowers.
Visitors can enjoy walking through the fields and pick fresh lavender. Kids will enjoy the playhouse with toy kitchen and loft, rocking horse and farm play set.
There is also an adorable bunny looking zoo.
Before you leave, don’t forget to pick-up one of their treats like lavender cupcakes, lemonade, caramels and more yummy treats.
#2 Under the Stars Lavender Farm
11532 Harcum Rd, Gloucester, VA 23061 | Website
If you’re looking for a relaxing and scenic getaway, Under the Stars Lavender Farm in Virginia is the perfect destination.
The farm is home to rows and rows of fragrant lavender plants, which provide a beautiful backdrop for a peaceful walk or picnic. You can purchase a ‘Lavender & Lemonade’ ticket which includes:
- Farm admission
- U-pick lavender bouquet
- Glass of the farm’s signature lemonade
- A farm tour
This family-run farm also hosts many events throughout the year and you can even attend a lavender wreath workshop.
#3 Glen Allen Greenhouse (formerly Lavender Fields Herb Farm)
11300 Winfrey Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23059 | Website
While not a farm, Glen Allen Greenhouse is a hidden gem in Central Virginia.
This is such a great place to take kids! They’ll enjoy some ice cream and the lavender plants in a gorgeous setting.
Most people would expect to find a greenhouse in a rural area, but Glen Allen, Virginia is home to one of the most unique greenhouses in the state.
They have healthy, quality plants available for purchase including a variety of herbs, fruit plants and flowers.
Come enjoy seeing the butterflies and hummingbirds while you sit and enjoy an ice cream!
#4 Evergreen Lavender Farm
7169 Old Evergreen Rd, Appomattox, VA 24522 | Website
When visiting the Evergreen Lavender Farm, you have to try the lavender ice cream! It’s delicious!
The owners put so much love into their farm and it makes it such a special place to visit.
Their caboose store has plenty of lavender items to try.
As you walk around, you’ll find such cute and quiet places to sit and take in the sights and scents around you.
You’ll definitely want to check out their Lavender Festival as well!
In June and July, you can pick your own lavender and in May – September, you can pick your own flowers including: sunflowers, zinnias and more.
The farm also offers tours of the farm and classes to learn more about lavender and gardening.
#5 Blooming Hill Lavender Farm
19929 Telegraph Springs Rd, Purcellville, VA 20132 | Website
Blooming Hill Lavender Farm is a very peaceful place. Of course, they have plenty of lavender flowers and you can’t leave without some lavender ice cream.
If you want to do more than enjoy the lavender, stay for a yoga class and sip on some iced or hot teas afterwards.
The owners, Peter and Cindy, have some wonderful, homemade products like:
- Lavender body cream
- Lavender shea butter soap
- Lavender sleep mask
- Lavender spray
- Lavender milk bath
- and more
The farm has over 1,000 lavender plants featuring over 100 different types.
Make sure to check out the calendar of events for tea events and other fun events at the farm.
#6 Beagle Ridge Herb Farm
1934 Matney Flats Rd, Wytheville, VA 24382 | Website
For over twenty years, the Beagle family has been cultivating herbs on their picturesque property, which features a lovely ridge that offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside.
The rows of lavender at Beagle Ridge Herb Farm are nothing short of stunning in full bloom!
Not only is the garden beautiful but so is the drive up the long, private road to arrive at the farm. We saw deer on our way in!
In the gardens you also find a butterfly house where you can see the butterflies.
The farm sells amazing products like a peppermint foot scrub, lavender team, lavender jam, and lavender lotions and candles.
They also offer classes on topics like how to grow lavender and making a lavender wreath.
Oh, and…good luck passing up the lavender lemonade and lavender shortbread!
#7 Baby Bear Farm
Blue Ridge Mountains | Website
Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, Baby Bear Farm is a working lavender. And while they don’t host visitors, you can often find them at markets and can place orders for their wonderful products online.
They grow lavender and peppermint on their farm that is free of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or herbicides.
#8 White Oak Lavender Farm
2644 Cross Keys Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22801 | Website
What will you want to try while visiting the White Oak Lavender Farm? How about:
- Lavender lemon freeze pop
- Lavender ice cream
- Lavender wine slushy (yes, please!)
They have a tasting room to explore their wines. Plus you can enjoy an audio tour of the farm and the kids will love the petting farm.
There is also a discovery area that has an interactive garden with life-size checkerboard, drying barn, more gardens a pond and more.
The lavender smell throughout the vineyard is amazing! Bring a picnic.
#9 Sweethaven Lavender
2460 Bush Neck Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188 | Website
Sweethaven Lavender is a beautiful farm to pick your own lavender in Williamsburg VA.
They have 3 types of lavender to pick. You can choose to make a lavender bouquet and if you do, they will provide you with a basket and scissors. They’ll also tell you the best way to harvest lavender and give you a ring to wrap around your bouquet.
They also have sheep you can pet and feed.
In the shop, you’ll find a variety of lavender products like:
- Lavender lemonade
- Lavender iced tea
- Lavender scones
- Lavender cotton candy
- Lavender brownies and ice cream
- Plus soaps, oils, bug spray, lotions and more
They’ll really thought of everything here and when lavender isn’t in full bloom you can enjoy picking other flowers like sunflowers and zinnias.
More in Williamsburg:
- A 4-Day Long Weekend Williamsburg Itinerary
- Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg
- Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg
#10 Lavender Fields at Tantivy Farm
1350 Decatur Rd, Fairfield, VA 24435 | Website
The sweet fragrance of lavender fills the air as you walk through the fields at Tantivy Farm. The purple flowers are in full bloom, and the sight is a beautiful one.
The lady who runs the farm is a delight and more than happy to answer any and all of your questions.
Stems are inexpensive to pick so you can get a bunch and really enjoy yourself.
Check the store for their lavender syrup which you can use to make martinis!
This is a great place to spend 1-2 hours and has a nice trail.
#11 High Country Lavender Farm & Shop
4444 Jeb Stuart Hwy, Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 | Website
High Country Lavender Farm & Shop is a beautiful hidden gem in the Shenandoah Valley.
The owner here is very knowledgeable, nice and happy to talk about and share her craft of lavender.
What’s unique about this lavender farm is they have cabins you can reserve. They run along 1-mile of river front, have 2 1/2 miles of walking trails and waterfalls.
You’ll be blown away by the scent all around. In the shop you will find amazing products like:
- Body scrubs
Bonus: #12 Meadows Farms
Multiple VA Locations | Website
While Meadow Farms isn’t a farm, it’s actually a nursery, they do sell a variety of lavender like Grosso, Hidcote, Munstead and others.
With multiple locations around Virginia, you’ll find one close to you.
Visiting a Virginia Lavender Farm
Lavender farms in Virginia are a great way to spend a day or afternoon. The scenery is beautiful, and the lavender itself is fragrant and calming. If you’re looking for a relaxing activity, be sure to check out a lavender farm near you!
Even if you have to drive a bit and make a day trip out if it, experiencing a lavender farm is something you don’t want to miss out on.