Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Backhousia citriodora
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Lemon Myrtle tree is typically grown on plantations.
Color: Colorless to very pale yellow liquid.
Common Uses: An extremely potent antibacterial and germicide, Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil is reputed to be a much more effective germ killer than the more familiar Tea Tree.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Pine, Thyme, Lavender, Rosemary, Marjoram, Cedarwood and Lemon.
Aromatic Scent: Lemon Myrtle Essential Oil has an extremely lemony and crisp scent. It is more “lemony” than true Lemon (Citrus limonum) Oil.
History: Not known.
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