Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia)

Description:
Lavender is an aromatic, to 80 cm high shrub. It has narrow, silver-greyish leaves, and blossoms that are dark violet in colour.

Use in cuisine:
Fresh and dried leaves can be used for seasoning gravies, soups, fish dishes, and meat.

Health:
Lavender is known for its pleasant smell. It can be used against insomnia, irritability, headaches and migraines; it helps with depression, corrupted and rippling stomach. Lavender also relieves cough, and it should also help at asthma.

Magical use:
Use lavender for: love, protection, sleep, longevity, purification, happiness and peace.

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