Description Eau de Lacoste L. 12. 12. Perfume Collection pays tribute to the first polo shirt created by the tennis player, Rene Lacoste in 1927. But have you ever wondered what L. 12. 12. stands for? Well, the L stands for Lacoste, the 1 refers to Petit Pique (it is the material used for the polo shirt), the 2 indicates short sleeves and finally, the number 12 is the number of prototypes done before they were able to produce the final shirt. The collection has 3 colors and one of them is the Eau de Lacoste L. 12. 12. Vert by Lacoste. Vert means green, and it is represented by the color of the bottle. It embodies vitality and freshness while maintaining elegance and simplicity. The masculine fragrance has revitalizing nuances of lavender, bergamot, grapefruit, thyme, birch, black fig, melon and lemon verbena. A must have for energetic men who wants to stay fresh all day and all night.