The lavender was harvested in July, but was put aside in the box to dry. custodia iphone 8 plus mandala That happened pretty quickly (let’s say in about 2 weeks) and I’ve been kicking the box around for 3 months. custodia subacquea iphone 8 plus Yesterday I decided that was enough of that and I stripped all the flower buds off the stalks. OH MY GOODNESS!! You should smell my studio now, it is like walking in a field in Provence. It is just heavenly. I stored the buds in a 5 gallon zip top bag for future use in pillows and sachets. It is the Grosso variety, which has the sweetest fragrance and is most desirable because of that scent.