Rue Essential Oil

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Rue Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Ruta graveolens
Plant Part: Flower Head
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Origin: France

Description: It is an ornamental, shrubby herb with a strong, aromatic, bitter or acrid scent. Rue has tough, woody branches and small, smooth, bluish-green leaves. This is one of the oldest medicinal plants. The sunny, early summer flowers give way to green fruits which resemble tiny immature oranges.

Colour: Yellow to orange-yellow

Consistency
: Medium to Viscous; Liquid at room temperature, but solid at lower temperature

Note: Top

Strength of Aroma: Strong

Blends Well With: Rue is not typically blended with other essential oils.

Aromatic Scent: Rue has a Sharply herbaceous, distinctly fruity orange-like scent, with a characteristic bitter acrid back note that makes the overall impression an unpleasant one.

History
: In ancient medicine, the herb Rue was a favored remedy as an antidote to poison. Rue was used for nervous afflictions, digestive problems and hysterics.
 
Cautions: Rue essential oil is considered toxic, an abortifacient, an irritant to the mucus membranes, a neurotoxin, and causes sun sensitivity due to photo toxicity.
Important Note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.

Specification Documents

Rue - Allergens.pdf
Rue - IFRA.pdf
Rue - SDS.pdf
Rue - Spec.pdf
Rue - TDS.pdf