Benefits of Lavender
Updated: Apr 3
Scientific Name: Lavandula angustifolia
Common Names: Lavandula officinalis, Aspic, Spike lavende, Lavandin
Family: Lamiaceae or Labiatae (Mint)
Lavender, also known as Lavandula angustifolia, is a beautiful herbaceous perennial with purple clusters of flower buds (calyx) with green-grey leaves between 2-3 feet tall. This gorgeous plant is native to Europe (1). Lavender has been used for many medicinal purposes when used as an herb; some people even cook with it.
Contraindications & Interactions