Botanical Name: Lavandula Hybrida
Country of Origin: France
Plant Part: Flowering Tops
Method: Steam Distilled
Fragrance: similar to true lavender, with a less sweet, more camphoraceous scent.
Blends Well With: bergamot, cedarwood, clove, cinnamon, cypress, geranium, lemon, mandarin, orange, patchouli, petitgrain, pine, rosemary, tangerine, thyme
Aromatherapeutic Uses: This is a hybrid lavender developed by crossing true lavender with spike lavender. The oil properties are similar to lavender, and thus the aromatherapeutic uses are the same: skin care (most skin types), acne, allergies, athlete's foot, boils, bruises, eczema, dandruff, dermatitis, burns, psoriasis, ringworm, scabies, insect bites and stings, insect repellant, asthma, earache, coughs, cold and flu, laryngitis, nausea, colic, cystitis, painful menstruation, depression, headache, insomnia, migraine, nervous tension, pre-menstrual syndrome, stress-related disorders
Cautions: Can be harsher than true lavender. Care should be taken if one has sensitive skin.
Flashpoint: 49° C.