Lavender pillow cases, lavender in the garden for the bees, butterflies and hummingbirds there are many uses.
Do you ever walk down the street, spy some lavender, and take in a big whiff as you walk by? For some before heading into a meeting or doing something they are not sure about search out an anchor. Something to calm themselves as they walk over the threshold. Lavender has been known to be that anchor. Personally I loved having lavender when I was stung by a bee. It helped to calm that itchy feeling from the sting.
There are many properties to this little flower that becomes an oil. The oil is a concentration of the plant. It harnesses all the goodness into it's oil allowing us to use it as we need. It is a kind of "Swiss Army Knife" of the plant world.
What is your favourite property of lavender? Is it for the body, mind or spirit?