Generally used in the kitchen, where they are used for Mediterranean dishes, herbs from Provence also have medicinal virtues: digestive for sage and rosemary, expectorant and relaxing for fennel, antibacterial for thyme...
Marseille soap has many benefits for skin, hair
But Lavender and Lavandin are sovereign for skin problems, disinfectants and painkillers.
They make herbal teas, perfumes and essential oils
PROVENCE IS AN INEXHAUSTIBLE SOURCE OF PLANTS AND PERFUMES, ALSO LET YOURSELF BE OVERWHELMED BY THE NATURAL AND DELICIOUS SMELLS OF OUR PROVENCE SCENTS
Walking in the hills, near the Villa la Licorne Charming Guest House in Belcodène, you will have the opportunity to pick thyme, rosemary....
A mixture of aromatic Provencal herbs such as thyme, marjoram, oregano, rosemary.
Provence, an inexhaustible source of plants and perfumes,
Let yourself be overwhelmed by the natural and delicious scents of our Provence scents !
Mauve-colored fields as far as the eye can see, you are in the land of lavender !
Kingdom of the famous Provençal perfume plant, the territory of the Valensole plateau is covered with fields of lavender as far as the eye can see
Traditional Lavender Festival every summer.
On the program, visit the distillery and the lavender fields with hand-cutting demonstrations, horse-drawn carriage rides, local market, parades of washerwomen...
In period wooden lockers, nearly 600 medicinal and aromatic plants have adorned the walls for more than 200 years. In 1815, he descended from the Massif des Ecrins and took with him the knowledge of plants, acquired in the mountains.
He opened his pharmacy in 1815 and his legendary "long life herbal tea" quickly became part of his success. Especially since Toussaint Blaize dies at 95, an exceptional age at this time.
Père Blaize's herbalist has been run by the family for six generations.
Right in the center of Marseille, this timeless place offers medicines entirely derived from plants.
Jouques, 50km from Villa la Licorne is the only and last lavender and essential oil distillery in the Bouches-du-Rhône.
You can visit the working distillery in August
You can go to the shop supplied with local and regional products, decoration, perfumes and beauty products. You will find olive oil and essential oils produced at the Saint-Vincent mill.
Do not hesitate to also visit the circuit of the Provence wine route