|Dimensions||10 × 5 × 2 cm|
Cajeput 10 ml
100% Pure Certified Cajeput Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Melaleuca cajeputi
Plant Part: Leaves & Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Description: Cajeput is a small tree with a tolerably erect but crooked trunk; a soft, thick, spongy, whitish, ash-colored bark; and scattered branches, with the slender twigs often dropping as completely as in the weeping willow (Salix Babylonica). The leaves are alternate, most frequently vertical, short-stalked, narrow- lanceolate, while young, sericeous, sometimes slightly falcate, entire, from 3 to 5 inches long, and from 1/2 to 3/4 of an inch broad; and very aromatic when bruised.
Colour: Pale yellow
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Cedarwood; Clove Bud; Labdanum; Origanum; Rosemary; Thyme
Aromatic Scent: The essential oil of Cajeput has a fresh, camphorous aroma with a slight fruity note. The odor of the oil has been stated to resemble the combined fragrance of camphor, rosemary, and cardamom.
History: It is variously known as White tea-tree, Broad-leaved tea-tree, Paper-barked tea-tree, Swamp tea-tree, and White-wood. The essential oil has been part of traditional medicine since ancient times.