Lavender is a medicinal plant, with properties that put it in a great place inside EcoAldea, as it contributes keeping our villagers, who live in it, healthy.
It is known for its relaxing smell, widely used in aromatherapy as well as an ingredient in creams, soaps, and incenses.
However, its main function lies in medicine and cooking, where it is used as an ingredient in dishes and teas. Lavender contains astringent and anti-inflammatory properties and is also a great, natural, antioxidant.
Lavender tea is, besides, a natural relaxant, and it helps to battle insomnia and intestinal problems.
It is a wild bush, and it does not need a lot of cares to flourish, which it does mainly during the summer. It grows evenly, and it can reach a height of more than 39 inches!
So now you know! As soon as you have the opportunity to coexist with this beautiful plant or to consume it in its various presentations, you will acquire its multiple benefits.