Lavender: The commonly known fragrance of lavender belongs to the genus Lavandula which has 47 known species. Lavender belongs to the mint family, Lamiaceae, and is native to the Old World. The plant grows to be approximately 20-24 inches tall. The oil of lavender has been used for millennia for its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Research on the aromatique fragrance suggests that lavender may assist with certain conditions such as depression, restlessness, insomnia, and anxiety.
Aroma Sweet, floral, herbaceous