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PACIFIC SCENTS Lemon Myrtle Oil

Original price $23.00 - Original price $23.00
Original price
$23.00
$23.00 - $23.00
Current price $23.00

Chemistry:

  • Aldehydes: citral -geranial, neral (76 to 96%)
  • Monoterpenols: geraniol (<3%)

100 % pure & natural without any other additives – Organic 

Botany:

The tree can reach 20 meters high but is often much smaller. The leaves are shiny green and have a lemon smell when crushed. The flowers are creamy-white, 5 to 7 mm in diameter, gathered in clusters at the end of the branches, from summer to autumn. Aboriginal people have used it for both its fragrance and its culinary aromas

Yield:

1.5kg of oil = about 100 kgs flowering top

Properties of lemon myrtle essential oil

  • Antimicrobial
  • Calming, relaxing, sedative
  • Powerful antiseptic and antibacterial
  • Antiseptic and surface disinfectant
  • Anti-inflammatory

This oil is very rich in citral much more than lemongrass

Processing method of lemon myrtle essential oil: steam distillation
Part of the plant: leaves
Botanical name: Backhousia citriodora
Family: Myrtaceae
Odour: Floral, note of lemon
Origin: Australia