Lemon Myrtle Organic Essential Oil

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Lemon Myrtle Organic Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Backhousia citriodora
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: The plant is native to Australia; it is a rare plant, restricted to Queensland, and considered endangered. It is cultivated since the early nineties. Two close relatives of lemon myrtle are also grown to produce essential oils: anise myrtle (Backhousia anisata) and cinnamon myrtle (Backhousia myrtifolia).
Colour: Pale yellow
Common Uses: Not formally documented in readily available publications, though there is evidence that it is an effective germicide.
Consistency: Light
Note: Top
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Extremely lemony and crisp. More 'lemony' than true Lemon (Citrus limonum) oil.
History: An extremely potent antibacterial and germicide, Lemon Scented Myrtle is reputed to be a much more effective germ killer than the more familiar Tea Tree.
Certification: Soil Association

Specification Documents

Lemon Myrtle Organic Allergens.pdf
Lemon Myrtle Organic IFRA.pdf
Lemon Myrtle Organic SDS.pdf
Lemon Myrtle Organic Spec.pdf