The lavender we produce, lanadula x intermedia, (lavandin in French) is a crossbreed between two wild forms of the plant, (lavandula angustifolia and lavandula latifolia). It is distilled in the traditional way by which the water content is extracted leaving the essential lavender oil.
The flowering period begins in mid June. Harvesting and distillation take place in August.
The properties of essential lavender oil are: antiseptic, bactericidal, disinfectant and soothing. It is recommended for fighting against anxiety, insomnia and stress.
Use a few drops :
- In water for a relaxing bath
- With almond oil for a soothing massage
- In a diffuser to perfume the house
- On lavender bags to perfume and protect your clothes in storage
Our lavender oil may be procured at La Rizane mohair farm shop.