Tea Tree Melaleuca alternifolia Pure Essential Oil for Aromatherapy
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam
Description: The Tea Tree is a small tree or shrub with needle-like leaves. It is also domestically referred to as Ti-tree. It can grow up to 7 meters (20 feet) in height and thrives in marshy areas, though it is now cultivated in plantations. The Tea Tree is very robust; it is ready for cutting only two years after its previous harvest.
Colour: Pale yellow to colourless
Strength of Aroma: Medium to Strong
Blends well with: Tea Tree essential oil blends particularly well with Cinnamon, Clary sage, Clove, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme.
Aromatic Scent: Tea Tree essential oil has a fresh, Antiseptic and medicinal scent. It also has characteristic mint and spice back-notes.
History: The aboriginal people of Australia have long used Tea tree oil; similarly, Tea tree has a long history of use within the field of aromatherapy. In World War Two, the producers and the cutters of Tea Tree were exempt from military service until enough essential oil had been accumulated. The oil was a highly valued product as it was issued to each soldier and sailor as part of their kit in order to treat tropical infections and infected wounds.
Every bottle also contains the following information;
Botanical Name (Latin)
BBD (Best Before Date) Min 18 Months, Most over 2 Years
6ml - 100ml Sizes are supplied in Amber Glass Bottle with Euro Tamper Evident Dropper Cap,
500ml - 25 Litre Sizes are supplied in a suitable Aluminium, Steel or Plastic Container.
All of our Essential have MSDS/Specification sheets available.
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