Lavender is a wonderfully fragrant herb whose flowers are popularly used in teas to give a relaxing scent and flavor. Lavender also boasts countless medicinal properties. The birds, bees, and butterflies also recognize this as a nectar rich favorite! Lavender flowers are also used in floral arrangements, sachets, potpourris, pest deterrent (great natural product for keeping moths and mice away) and relaxer if placed under the pillow. Lavender is also used in baked goods and other deserts and the flowers are even used as decorations on cakes.