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Organic Lavandin Super

Organic Lavandin Super

Lavandula angustifolia

Botanical Properties

English Lavender, a member of the Lamiaceae family, is referred to be several names: True Lavender, Common Lavender and Narrow-leaved Lavender. It grows as a bushy shrub and can reach up to 1m high. It has long, narrow leaves, which are greyish-green in colour. Its flowers grow as spikes on the ends of the plant's long, unbranched stems and take on a purple or mauve colour when in bloom. True or English lavender mainly grows in Provence.

Origin and history

The benefits of English lavender have been known for centuries. In Ancient times, branches of the lavender were burned to purify and disinfect rooms. The famous Lavandières (washerwomen) of Provence used it to beat their linen at the washhouse or by the river. There are over a hundred different varieties of lavender, but English lavender remains the favourite due to the olfactory and therapeutic uses of its essential oil.

Organoleptic properties

Aspect: liquid
Colour: pale yellow
Odour: herbaceous, distinctive

Distilled parts: Flowering tips

Country of origin: France

Density: 0.880 – 0.900


Main biochemical components or chemotype: Linalyl acetate, Linalol.
Allergenic molecules naturally present in this essential oil: Coumarin, Geraniol, Limonene, Linalool.
Certain natural components of this essential oil may cause allergic reactions. Please do an allergy test on the skin in the crease of your elbow before using this product.


Organic English lavender essential oil is a universal remedy, it is a: antibacterial, antiseptic, antiviral, antifungal, febrifuge, cellular regenerator, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, blood pressure regulator, hyperaemic, nervous system regulator, healing agent, sleep-inducer and repellent.


By virtue of its harmlessness and broad spectrum of action, English lavender essential oil is used extensively in aromatherapy. It can be used to treat all ailments and people of all ages. It is the most commonly used essential oil in the perfume, cosmetics and therapeutic care industries (non-exhaustive list) : winter colds, otitis, fever, whooping cough, bronchitis, neuritis, haemorrhoids, acne, wounds, burns, scars, scabs, chicken pox, arthritis, cramps, muscle spasms, fungal infections, cystitis and sleep disorders, etc. .



Please consult a doctor before taking any treatment or therapy orally.
Mouth medication: 2 drops of organic English lavender essential oil, three times a day, with a little honey and syrup for use as an antiviral treatment in winter.
On the skin: 30 drops of organic English lavender essential oil + 30ml of organic sweet almond oil for treating burns.
By diffusion: When diffused in the atmosphere, English lavender essential oil will spread a lovely scent through your living rooms. When diffused in the bedroom, it soothes the body, re-establishes balance with the mind and has a comforting effect in times of depression or anguish. It helps induce sleep and acts as an excellent repellent.

Possible synergies

Relaxation: Rosewood, Petitgrain
Blood pressure: Ylang ylang

Energetic values and synergies

In energy aromatherapy, English lavender essential oil is associated with the crown chakra, or the 'Sahasrara', the seventh chakra. It is purple in colour and its element is light.
English lavender essential oil stimulates the Sahasrara, thus freeing the spirit, encouraging spirituality and opening the path to cosmic consciousness. When used in a bath or for a massage, it purifies the body and soul. 
Possible synergies: Marjoram, Ylang ylang, Spikenard, Geranium Bourbon.


Flammable. Oral use only under medical advice. Keep out of reach of children. Unadvisable for children under the age of three, pregnant or lactating women. Do not apply to the skin before exposing oneself to the sun. Can be used in cooking. Do not apply neat to the skin.   


The information given on this site regarding essential oils are only to be taken as indications. They do in no way, aim to replace any medical advice given by a qualified doctor. For all therapeutic uses, or if you wish to obtain more information on essential oils, please consult your doctor

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