Scientific Name: Eucalyptus Citriodora
Country of Origin: Australia
Synonyms: Lemon scented gum, citron scented gum, scented gum tree, spotted gum, ‘boabo’
Plant Family: Myrtaceae
Plant Parts Used: Tree/Leaves
Extraction Method: Distillation
Physical Characteristics: A colourless or pale yellow mobile liquid.
Dominant Note(s): Top
Aroma: Clear sharp and piercing
Main Constituents: Citronellal (80-95%), citronellol, geraniol and pinene, among others.
Blends With: Benzoin, Coriander, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Melissa, Pine, Thyme.
Safety Precautions: Non-toxic, non-irritant, possible sensitization in some individuals. Toxic if taken internally!