Spike Lavender (Lavandula latifolia) is very different than regular lavender (Lavandula angustifolia). Spike Lavender is STIMULATING, DECONGESTIVE, , AND RELIEVES MUSCLE ACHES AND PAINS (due to its camphor content). Use Spike Lavender for a COLD and FLU chest rub or in a diffuser. Due to it's camphor and 1,8 cineole content, it's beneficial for SINUS HEADACHES. Avoid Spike Lavender during pregnancy due to it's camphor content.
Latin Name: Lavendula latifolia
Plant Origin: Spain, Wildcrafted
Botanical family: Lamiaceae
Plant Part: Flowers
Processed: Steam distilled, Wildcrafted
Chemical family: Monoterpenols, Oxides, Ketones
Aroma: Camphoraceous, Herbaceous, Slightly Floral
- At a Glance:
- Spike Lavender (Lavandula latifolia) is very different than regular Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia). This is because of the 1,8 cineole and camphor content.
- stimulating, decongestive, analgesic, sinus headaches
- Linalol (38.33%), 1,8 Cineole (27.65%), Camphor (10.94%)
- Steam Distilled:
- Sept 2015
- Shelf Life:
- 4-5 Years (approx.)