Picking lemons in Sicily

Lead Plant Focus :: Citrus (Refreshing)

Lemon. Is there any scent more heartening and uplifting? Well, maybe lemon's cousins of grapefruit and the other citrus fruits may be on a par, but I imagine the lemon is what most people think of when you mention "citrus". A blast of lemony fragrance lifts your mood and wakes you up - it's the perfect scent to get you going on a grey morning and it is one of my favourites of the Weleda range...

Evening Primrose :: Revitalise mature skin

The Evening Primrose (Oenothera biennis) is the Lead Plant in Weleda's ranges for more mature skin.  At its most basic, Evening Primrose is an herbaceous, usually biennial, flowering plant native to the Americas over a widespread area.  Like the Silver Birch I wrote about a few weeks ago, they are pioneer plants, being amongst the first to colonise … Continue reading Evening Primrose :: Revitalise mature skin