Hvar is well known for its lavender. Gone are the fields of lavender that one might expect if one has a romantic view of growing lavender. 😟
Under Tito, not only did he see education as critically important he was forward thinking with agriculture, particularly on Hvar island. He is responsible for all the pine trees, that's the pine needle kind, planted on Hvar. He supported plot owners in planting lavender, for their oil.