Family : Zingiberaceae
Habitat : Native to south east China, especially the island of Hainan.Cultivated in China, Indonesia, Thailand and Japan.
Odour : Fresh spicy-camphoraceous odour.
Part of plant used : Rhizomes
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indication : Stimulating and antiseptic. (Possibly digestive upsets).
Mind/Emotions : To induce sleep and calming for mind and body.
Safety Data : Avoid during pregnancy. Do not use on children