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With its elevating, soothing color and potently relaxing aroma, it’s easy to believe that lavender is one of the most admired herbs worldwide. Once found only in Europe, Asia, and Africa, humans have desired lavender for more than 2,500 years. The ancient Romans valued lavender so highly that a single pound of lavender blossoms cost 100 denarii, a full month’s wages for a farm laborer.
Today, alternative medicine and essential oil practitioners deem lavender oil a vital inclusion in their arsenal of healing tools. Learn more