21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Drone/Aerial
Lavanda harvest

France. The lavender in Provence are the most famous in the World. The Valensole plateau, at an altitude of 500 meters is located in the south of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and is the best place to see the lavender. There are several type of lavender and each keeps to its own schedule for the harvest. Lavender, for over a century, has been very important for Provence. Lavander is use for health benefits, disinfectant, deodorant, making perfumes, cosmetics and aromatherapy products.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Valensole, France
Camera: L1D-20c