Lavender

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Lavender is grown for the lavender oil that can be extracted from the purple flowers. This oil is used as a fragrance in cosmetics, such as soap and perfume. IFurthermore, lavender oil is used, for example, in aromatherapy. Lavender is also used in the kitchen. For example, the flowers are an ingredient of the Provençal herbs. The flowers, whether or not dried, are used to flavor all kinds of products such as French cheeses or vegetables such as carrots and tomatoes. There is such a thing as lavender honey where care is taken that the bees only come into contact with lavender. Lavender can also be used as tea infusion and externally in the form of aromatherapy. The essential oil of lavender can be used as a disinfectant and Lavender also has a soothing and relieving effect.