Common Name: Spike Lavender
Botanical Name: Lavandula latifolia (L.) Medikus (L. latifolia Vill.)
Parts Used: organic flowering tops
Processing: Steam distilled
Main Chemical Type: Monoterpenol
Common Uses: This is the lavender you want for antibacterial purposes and respiratory infections.
Special Notes: Less floral than true lavender with slightly woody notes. Contains linalool, linalyl esters, cineol, pinene, camphor, terpene alcohols and geraniol. Great addition to first aid kits and cold/flu remedies. Sometimes called aspic or spice oil.