Aroma:Very strong and medicinal smelling. Spicy-camphorous, warm scent. The properties of Niaouli are very similar to Tea Tree but the aroma is softer, sweeter, and to many people more pleasant. A great substitute if you have trouble liking the scent of Tea Tree.
Latin Name:Melaleuca viridiflora
Country of Origin:Madagascar
Cultivation Method:Conventionally Grown
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Color:Clear to slightly pale yellow/green
Consistency:Thin, water-like liquid.
Aromatherapy Properties:Medicinal, stimulating, purifying.
Suggested Use:Add 5-10 drops to 1oz. of unscented body or hair care product to enhance their effectiveness. Add 2-3 drops to a bowl of hot water for a purifying steam treatment. Apply to pimples with a Q-tip 2-3 times a day.
Please refer to Aromatherapy literature for more detailed information on how to use this Essential Oil as a healing aid.
History:Australian Aborigines have used Tea Tree and related plants since the beginning of time. They welcomed and saved the crew of Sir Francis from scurvy and exhaustion with a tea brewed from its leaves - hence the name.
Specific Safety Information:No known toxicity.