Eucalyptus Globulus

Latin Name

Eucalyptus globulus

Family

Myrtaceae

Chemotype

1,8-Cineol

Distilled Component

Leaves

Recommended Use

Used in aromatherapy to soothe respiratory discomfort.

Precautions

Not recommended for pregnant or nursing women, and children under the age of 6. Ppotential skin irritant if not diluted.

Anecdote

When the first white explorers reached the coasts of Australia and saw the huge eucalyptus forests, they named the place "Blue Mist Country".