Botanic Name: Eucalyptus radiata
Product Name: Eucalyptus Essential Oil Radiata (ORGANIC)
Country of Origin: Australia
The young trees have oval bluish-green leaves while the mature trees develop long, narrow, yellowish leaves, creamy-white flowers and a smooth, pale grey bark. Organic Eucalyptus Radiata is commonly known as “narrow-leaved Peppermint”.
Uses/Features: Organic Eucalyptus Essential Oil has been used on all sorts of skin ailments such as blisters, burns, wounds, insect bites, lice, and skin infections. It has also been used to combat the effects of colds and flu. Eucalyptus Essential Oil has long been used in homes in Australia. In Spain, the timber of Eucalyptus was used in construction. There is also a history of Eucalyptus essential oil being applied to sore muscles and joints, and with its high content of Cineol, or Eucalyptol, has been popular in products which relieve colds and congestion.