Botanical Name: Backhousia citriodora
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaf
Aroma: One of the cleanest freshest aromas in nature: a middle note with a medium aroma, it has a sweet lemony scent that some say is more lemony than lemon.
Color: Clear – Pale Yellow
Description: It belongs in the family of Myrtaceae. It is a flowering plant that can reach up to 20 meters high. Its leaves are wide, glossy green and its flowers are dirty white with 5 to 7 mm diameter.
Blends Well With: Lime, and other citrus oils
History: 1853 is when lemon myrtle tree became first known. Its botanical name is Backhousia Citriodora named after the botanist James Backhouse.
Uses: It helps reduce colds and flu symptoms, it relieves sinus concerns, and it can give your place a pleasant smell. It is also useful when it comes to oily skin and acne problems. Just dip a cotton ball in a clean water (distilled recommended) and add one drop of lemon myrtle essential oil. Please see 'RECIPES' below for more uses of Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil.
STORAGE LIFE: Up to seven (7) years
Euro Dropper Cap: included for your convenience