Save the Lavender!

Just because everywhere you look there seems to be a lavender-scented something—candles, bath salts, essential oils, deodorant—doesn’t mean there’s an endless supply of the fragrant flower. Quite to the contrary, lavender—and we mean fine lavender, the type that only grows in the highest altitudes of the Provence region of France—has become vulnerable to disease and its harvests are threatened.

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