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Uses and Benefits of Lavender

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Known for its violet hue and light scent, lavender is one of the most popular multipurpose plants to grow at home. It can be planted in your garden or in pots to be kept indoors. Many people dry the leaves to be used as tea in the winter months or gather enough to extract its precious oils. 

Many cultures and people have used lavender throughout history and have found several benefits from it. While it is typically used to relieve stress or to help one get a calming night’s sleep, you may find that it helps you with other ailments as well. Grow your own lavender to start reaping the benefits for yourself.