BAY – WEST INDIAN

Pimenta racemosa - Plant Family: Myrtaceae Bay west indian Type of plant: Evergreen tree growing over 30 feet high with small, highlyfragrant leaves, small white flowers, and black berries Part used: Leaves Method of extraction: Steam...

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BASIL LINALOOL

Ocimum basilicum ct. linalool - Plant Family: Lamiaceae/Labiatae Basil linalool Type of plant: Bushy annual herb growing up to 2 feet high, with white, pink, or purple flowers Part used: Leaves and flowering tops Method of...

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BASIL TULSI

Ocimum tenuiflorum, O. sanctum - Plant Family: Lamiaceae Basil tulsi Type of plant: Shrub growing up to 2 feet with green or purple aromatic leaves and small purple flowers Part used: Leaves and flowering tops Method...

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Benefits and uses of Myrrh Essential Oil

You may know myrrh from biblical stories, even if you're not sure what it is. Myrrh is a reddish-brown, dried sap of a thorny tree—Commiphora myrrha, also known as C. Molmol—is native to North East Africa...

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BASIL

Ocimum basilicum - Plant Family: Lamiaceae/Labiatae Type of plant: Bushy annual herb growing up to 2 feet high, with white, pink, or purple flower Part used: Leaves and flowering tops Method of extraction: Steam distillation Data:...

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Balsam de Peru

Myroxylon balsamum - Plant Family: Fabaceae/Leguminosae Type of plant: Evergreen tree growing to 140 feet with large leaves; flowers each produce a single seed that’s 3–4 inches (7–10 cm) long. Part used: Oleoresin Method of extraction:...

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Aniseed – essential oil

Pimpinella anisum - plant family: Apiaceae/Umbelliferae Type of plant: Flowering herb growing 2–3 feet high with white flowers and fern-like leaves Part used: Seeds Method of extraction: Steam distillation Info: Aniseed is also known as anis...

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Angelica seed – essential oil

Angelica archangelica - plant family: Apiaceae / Umbelliferae Type of plant: Tall herb with large flower heads carrying clusters of small, balllike green-white flowers Part used: Seeds Method of extraction: Steam distillation Notes: Not to be...

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ANGELICA ROOT

Angelica root (archangelica) - plant family: Apiaceae/Umbelliferae Type of plant: Angelica root is a tall herb with large flower heads carrying clusters of small, balllike, green-white flowers Part used: Roots Method of extraction: Steam distillation Notes:...

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AMYRIS

Amyris balsamifera - plant family: rutaceae Type of plant: A small, flowering evergreen tree with glossy green leaves and clusters of small white flowers Part used: Wood Method of extraction: Steam distillation Data: It takes years...

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