Lavandula - Penhaligon's
Manufacturer: Penhaligon's London
Olfactory family: Aromatic Green.
Lavandula is a rich and complex blend of herbs, spices, vanilla and woods. On first application, the lavender rushes around you, mingling with soft white cinnamon, green basil and a touch of black pepper. Then the hot earthy Provencal nature of the lavender spreads out, Touched with muguet and sage becoming grassy green and sharply aromatic. The beauty of this fragrance comes in the dry down as vanilla, musk, amber and the seductive power of tonka bean melt onto the skin.
Top notes: Basil, cinnamon and pepper.
Middle notes: Clary sage, lavender and lily of the valley.
Base notes: Tonka bean, vanilla, musk and amber.
|Olfactory Family:||Aromatic Green|
|Top notes:||Basil, cinnamon and pepper.|
|Middle notes:||Clary sage, lavender and lily of the valley.|
|Base notes:||Tonka bean, vanilla, musk and amber.|
|Concentration:||Eau de Toilette|
Jean-Pierre Bethouart is a senior perfumer at Firmenich. His decades-spanning career has seen him work with many of the major brands of the late-20th century, from Versace to Burberry to Yohji Yamamoto or Penhaligon's.
Penhaligon's is a English fragrance house, founded in 1870 by William Penhaligon. The Penhaligon's passion is to continue his incredible legacy of creative and innovative perfumery, challenging the traditions of the art and seeking new ways to interpret elegance. Penhaligon's scents are still made in England using the finest rare ingredients.
Penhaligon's holds two long-standing Royal Warrants; from HRH The Duke of Edinburgh (granted 1956) and from HRH The Prince of Wales (granted 1988).