MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY MARTYN F. CHILLMAID / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
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The Valensole plateau has ideal farming conditions for lavender cultivation. Using a forage harvester with a lavender cutter mounted, the cut stems are shredded and blown into a distilling trailer. Lavadine essential oil used for commercial perfumes and added to many products like cosmetics, washing powder, candles, soap, and various cleaners. Valensole plateau, Provence, France.
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