Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Lavandin

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Lavandula x intermedia leaves
Lavandin (Lavandula x intermedia)

Lavandin (or lavendin) oil comes from the flowers of the Lavandula x intermedia (Dutch lavender) plant. Lavandula x intermedia is a hybrid of Lavandula angustifolia which produces lavender oil, and lavandin is sometimes considered a cheaper or inferior version of lavender. It has a floral scent, similar to lavender. It has antidepressant and analgesic effects.

Properties[edit]

Lavandin oil has similar properties to lavender oil.

Pain[edit]

Relieves muscle stiffness and pain.

Respiratory[edit]

Relieves coughs and symptoms of cold and flu.