In the chart below, the (available) varieties and blends of RavenCroft lavender oils are listed along with general indicators of some comparative features to help you choose between them.  Bear in mind that the aroma of lavender essential oil should fit in the general category of sweet herbal scents.  Beyond that, the variation in fragrance is quite broad, and depends on many factors including the genetic program of individual varieties and seasonal weather patterns during the annual bloom.

Variety Relative
Sweetness ***
Prominent
Top Notes
Floral
Character ***
Herbal
Character ***
Base
Support  ***
Nuances & Comments
Buena Vista ** Green *** * *** Green-wood, paper, spicy, sweet tea / Rich
Croxton’s Wild ** Citrus, green ** ** ** Anise, cinnamon,  sweet tea / Fresh
Folgate ** Citrus, green-earthy, fresh pine *** * ** Cinnamon, woody / Fresh
French Fields * Green * *** * Characteristic dark herbal note, cinnamon, lemony-rose
Garden Melange * Fruity *** * *** Anise, rose, sweet  spice / Warm
Imperial Gem * Fresh pine ** ** ** Earthy, woody, lemony-rose, green
Melissa ** Earthy, fruity ** ** ** Green-earthy, rose
Northwest Trio * Fruity ** ** * Dry, fresh
Ol’Bud Blend * Fruity, earthy *** * *** Sweet tea
Purple Bouquet ** Citrus *** * * Fresh / Ginger
Royal Purple ** Fruity, citrus ** ** ** Sweet tea / Warm, complex, rich
Sharon Roberts * Green-earthy,         fresh pine *** * ** Cinnamon, rose / Watery- fresh

Lavender Essential Oils

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