FAQ

When do you open for the season?

Opening Day for our 2024 season is Saturday, March 9th from 10:00-4:00!

Where are you located?

Our farm and gift shop are located at 26549 South Stracks Church Rd., in Wright City, Missouri 63390.

Is there a fee to visit the farm?

Our farm is free to the public, please come and enjoy!

What are your hours?

We open mid-March through mid-December every Wednesday through Saturday from 10:00-4:00.  We offer lunch from 11:00-2:00 and do not accept reservations.  

When do you close for the season?

Our farm is open mid-March through mid-December every year! We will be closed from December 22, 2024 until mid March 2025. Online orders are available year round.

Do you sell lavender plants?

Lavender plants sales begin the last Saturday in April. Sales continue while supplies last and are generally wrapped up by Memorial Day weekend.  

Do you allow professional photography at the farm?

We provide professional photographers with two options. Option 1: Have use of the grounds Wednesday through Friday from 10:00-4:00 for FREE! Option 2: Schedule use of the grounds Wednesday through Friday during the golden hour for $75 per hour. We do not allow professional photography sessions on Saturday. Golden hour sessions must be arranged in advance - just reach out via email at longrowlavender.com.

Do you allow weddings at the farm?

We are so honored that you would consider us for your special day but the short answer is no. We are a quiet, rural business and our goal is to give families, friends, and our community a place to gather away from the city and the stresses of life. Weddings do not fit within those ultimate goals and so we must respectfully decline.  

What is offered at your cafe?

Patrons are able to enjoy drip coffee, espressos, lattes, cappuccinos, mochas, americanos and teas. Our coffee beans are sourced from St. Louis' own Kaldi's coffee. You will also have the opportunity to enjoy homemade desserts including cream pies, cupcakes, and cookies including some with a culinary lavender touch.  The cafe is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10AM-4PM with lunch being offered from 11AM-2PM.

What's for lunch?

We are offering lunch at the cafe from 11:00-2:00 every Wednesday thru Saturday. Click here to see our current menu.  

Do you take reservations for the cafe?

We do not accept reservations - we have a casual setting at the cafe; just come order at the counter and find a seat either inside the cafe and venue, outside on the patio, or at our pond side picnic tables.  

Do you allow dogs at the farm?

Yes, you are welcome to bring your dog to enjoy the farm!  We ask they be kept on a leash and that you would kindly pick up after them if the need should arise!!  We also ask that you enjoy your cafe items at our outside seating; picnic or patio tables as we do not allow dogs inside the cafe.  

What flowers do you grow and when do they bloom?

Daffodils - April
Peonies - May
Lavender - late May to mid June - some varieties re-bloom throughout the summer
Zinnias - July/August
Sunflowers - late July, early August
Mexican Sage - late September till frost (personal favorite)

What varieties of lavender bloom and when?

Munstead and Hidcote Blue - bloom 1st week of June

Sensational and Phenomenal - bloom 2nd & 3rd weeks of June

When is harvest time?

The lavender is harvested after our "U-Pick" events - usually the final week of June-1st week of July.

How long does it take lavender to dry after harvest?

Lavender is a beautiful flower on a delicate stem, consequently drying time does not take long. After the lavender is harvested and bundled, drying takes about 3 weeks. We dry the lavender bundles in our loft; you are definitely encouraged to visit that area of our barn to see the flowers.

Do you allow "you pick" of the flowers?

Our u-pick will begin on Friday, June 7 & Saturday, June 8, 2024 while supplies last. If blooms remain, we will continue the u-pick June 12-15. Please watch our social medias @longrowlavender for more information. 

What are your shipping and return policies?

All orders are processed within 1 to 3 business days after receiving your order confirmation email. Shipping charges will be calculated and displayed at checkout.  We do not allow returns as all sales are final. If you need any additional assistance please contact us at info@longrowlavender.com or through our contact page.