Paint the Day Purple

Paint the Day Purple
In Support of Comox Valley Hospice - July 23rd 2011

Support Comox Valley Hospice Society

Join us Saturday July 23, 2011
9a.m. - 4 p.m.
Lavender Harvest, Luncheon and Spa Day
Gourmet Girls Global Catering and IVL
have joined in Support of CVHS.

Immerse yourself in a complete lavender experience by joining the Gourmet Girls Global Catering ( GGGC) of Cumberland and Island View Lavender in Union Bay for the Annual harvest luncheon.
For the very first time IVL and Gourmet Girls Gourmet Catering will joining with Comox Valley Hospice Society for a fundraising event .

A variety of health and wellness practitioners will be joining us for the day that will indulge all of the senses. Allow the healing magic of lavender oils relax you in this oceanside setting . In attendance for your relaxation will be Anna Rosa Bermudez -leading morning yoga -also offering hot stone massage , cranial sacral and more . Alicia Kent will be joining the team offering Jin Shin Do accu-pressure treatments. Christine will be offering chair massage. Heather McKenzie providing us with Tarot card readings.

Experience Lavender in the palm of your hands , in the refreshments that you drink, the air that you breathe and the delightful gourmet lavender infused meal , all while listening to the healing sounds of live crystal bowls by Mikeoula .

Oak Tree Lavender farm ( Island Lavender ) will be also be on hand to present to you there homemade lavender oils , using a copper still . Various Lavender products available for purchase.

Particpants will also be provided with a delightful Lavender gift basket lavender goodies and discount offers for wellness treatments., harvesting materials and more !

Bring your suit for a restorative swim in the lovely Baynes Sound.

Guest should bring sun hat, lotions,change of clothes if desired,

Reserve you seat today - only a limited number of tickets are available .
Pampering package full day $135.00 pp
includes taxes

Full details can be found on facebook following
Gourmet Girls Catering . Comox Valley Hospice , Our big Earth and CV Chamber of Commerce websites .

Island View Lavender-

Comox Valley's Oceanside Cottage Garden 5511 Island Hw. Union Bay, B.C.

Individual & Group tours
Call to book yours today

5511 Island Hwy.
Union Bay, B.C.
Vancouver Island
V0R 3B0

Over 22 variations of lavender plants are waiting to be experienced in this unique setting facing the blue waters of Baynes Sound. Island View Lavender is located in the core Historic Union Bay ; the gateway to the Comox Valley . While visiting your host will take you on a personal tour , here you will find an irresistable array of plants and products to take home - such as teas, jellies and herb blends.

Retain the lingering scent of lavender in a body or room spritz, sachet or eye pillow. Or just simply stop for the chance to immerse yourself in an intoxicating purple haze.

Thursday -Sunday 10-5

June through September or by appointment 250-335-0747

Now taking booking for group tours , call us for details

Did you know ?

Lavender is drought tolerent and deer resistant ...

We also carry over 14 varieties of lavender plants for sale ...Come by and see which ones you would like to use to make that magical lavender garden of your own .

Lavender Plants for 2010

Otto Quast

Melissa - Pink

Alba White

Giant Hidcote


Pastel dreams-sold out



Lavendula Veridi

Buena Vista

Royal Velvet-



Fred Boutin

Hidcote -Large

Rosea -pink

French Lavender- sold out

Goodwin Creek-

Anne Marie


Spanish Eyes-

Blueberry ruffles

special herb this year -Rose petal Thyme , its yummy

17 Lavender products found Valley wide

all year long at the following Comox Valley locations

Magnolia Gallery & Garden in Cumberland B.C.

Grassi Point Market in Royston B.C.

Brambles Market downtown Courtenay,

Dark Side Chocolates, Cumberland B.C .- Organic Lavender Chocolates

Heavenly Goodies Bakery, Comox Valley - Delicious Lavender Scones

The Cottage Gardener , Downtown Comox,+comox&fb=1&split=1&view=text&latlng=5288969926887862120

More info below, just keep scrolling down wayyyy down ....Im a good lavender grower and tour guide, but lousy on computers, my apologies.

In Memory of Ballou, my beloved Lavender companion
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