Family : Mytaceae
Habitat : The large eucalyptus plantations in other countries have been established mainly from Australian seed, and are now so extensive that eucalyptus form a significant proportion of the forested area in countries such as Ethiopia and South Africa.
Odour : Slightly camphoraceous but typical eucalyptus odour.
Part of plant use : Wood and leaves
Method of Extraction : Steam Distilled
Mind/Emotion : Refreshing, stimulating, aids concentration.
Indications : Skin Care: Eucalyptus oil is effective as an insect repellent and is used to treat burns, blisters, cuts, and wounds.
Respiratory System: Eucalyptus is best known as a decongestant inhalation for colds and Catarrh.
Nervous System: Eucalyptus oil is recommended for the treatment of headaches, neuralgia and debility.
Safety Data : Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Aviod during pregnancy.