Lavender French (High Altitude) Essential Oil

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Lavender French (High Altitude) Essential Oil

An evergreen woody shrub, up to 1 meter tall, with pale green, narrow linear leaves and violet blue flowers. The higher altitude gives rise to higher natural Linalyl Acetate (Ester) levels. Linalyl Acetate is antiviral and antibacterial. Therefore the properties of this Lavender are increased over standard Lavender


Botanical Name: Lavandula Angustifolia
Origin: France
Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Part: Flower head
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Note: Top
Colour: Pale yellow with a tint of green
Consistency: Thin
Aromatic Scent: Produced in Provence France, this oil has a sweet floral note preferred by many.
Aromatic Strength: Strong
Blends Well With: Bay, Bergamot, Chamomile, Citronella, Clary Sage, Geranium, Jasmine, Lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Pine, Tangerine, Thyme, Rosemary, Rosewood, Ylang Ylang
History: Lavender is adapted to living in a dry climate and is native to the western half of the Mediterranean, reaching altitudes of up to 1800 meters. It is believed that the Romans and the Benedictine monks subsequently introduced it to rest of Europe.


Cautions: Non toxic, non irritant and non sensitizing.
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
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