- Botanical name: Lavendula latifolia
- Family: Lamiaceae / Labiatae
- Origin: Spain.
- Characteristics: Clear or pale yellow colour with penetrating, fresh, herbaceous floral aroma
- Blends well with: Bergamot,Cedarwood, Roman Chamomile, Citronella, Clary sage, Geranium, lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Pine, Thyme, Rosemary, Rosewood, Ylang-Ylang
- Common Uses:
- Lavender spike is helpful in treating acne, cuts and wounds
- It’s antiseptic properties make it ideal to use for treating most viral, fungal or bacterial infections of any system
- Lavender spike has a tonic on the cardiac, immune and in general
- Lavender has great nerving sedative properties. It is useful for treating a variety of nervous and psychological disorders including depression, insomnia, nervous tension, hysteria.
- Avoid during the pregnancy
- Avoid use on very young children
- May have dull drowsy effect when treating client with low blood pressure
- It may have allergic reactions in some individuals