Super lavender

Super Lavender

Lavandula angustifolia x Lavandula latifolia

DIRECTIONS: 

Application cutanée, massage

Bain

Voie respiratoire, diffusion

Voie orale: non approprié, voir interdit

This hybrid of true and spike lavender grows at low altitude. 

Tab

It is cultivated in France, Italy and Spain. As a general rule and depending on the variety, the yield of hybrid lavenders may be up to ten times higher than that of true lavender. 

Main aromatic molecules 

Monoterpenols (linalool), terpene esters (linalyl acetate), monoterpene ketones (camphor), terpene oxides (1,8-cineol or eucalyptol). 

FAMILY  

Lamiaceae.

PRODUCTION ORGANS 

Flowering tops. 

YIELD 

2 to 3 kg of essential oil from 100 kg of plants. 

Equivalence

1 ml -> 29 drops
(dose calculated for a dropper calibrated according to the European Pharmacopoeia).

MAIN PROPERTIES OF THE ESSENTIAL OIL

It is mainly relaxing, spasmolytic and muscle relaxant. As such, super lavender is a choice ally to relieve stress, contractures and cramps, particularly as it possesses local analgesic and anaesthetic properties. It is also an effective skin anti-infectious agent. 

 

Excerpts from the book « Aromatherapia – Tout sur les huiles essentielles », by Isabelle Pacchioni. Aroma Thera Editions.