Aroma:Spicy, warm, herbaceous. Powerful and penetrating, medicinal, green.
Latin Name:Thymus vulgaris L. ct. geraniol
Country of Origin:France
Cultivation Method:Conventionally Grown
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Extracted From:Whole plant
Color:Clear to pale yellow
Aromatherapy Properties:Gives courage, uplifting, reviving. More fragrant, less of an irritant and softer than many of the other Thyme chemotypes.
Suggested Use:Add 3 drops of Thyme Geraniol or 9 drops of Aromaland's Theraclear Blend (which contains Thyme) to 1oz. of unscented massage oil or lotion to massage sore, aching muscles.
History:There are many different chemotypes of Thymus vulgaris. Influenced by its surroundings, this plant will produce very different oils depending on climate, soil condition and altitude.
Specific Safety Information:Non-toxic, non-irritant in very small doses. Avoid if you are pregnant or have high blood pressure. Also not appropriate for children. GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) approved by the FDA as food flavor.