Family : Valerianaceae
Habitat : Native to the mountainous regions of northern India; also China and Japan (see other species).The oil is mainly distilled in Europe or the USA.
Odour : Sweet–woody, spicy-animal odour
Part of plant used : Root
Method of extraction : Steam Distilled
Therapeutic indication : Skin Care: Allergies, inflammation, mature skin(rejuvenating),rashes, etc.
Nervous System: Insomnia, nervous indigestion, migraine, stress and tension.
Mind/Emotion : Helps relive stress, tension and good for insomnia.
Safety Data : Probably similar to valerian, i.e. non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.