The fresh, lemony aroma of Eucalyptus citriodora is invigorating and helps support a clear mind and a healthy respiratory system. This essential oil is the world’s best natural bug repellent; keep a bottle on hand for parks, camping and travel to help prevent bug bites. Also helpful in household cleaning products.
Synonyms: Corymbia citriodora, Eucalyptus maculata var. citriodora, Eucalyptus melissiodora, Lemon Eucalyptus, Lemon-Scented Eucalyptus, Lemon-Scented Gum, Lemon-Scented Iron Gum, Blue Spotted Gum.
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in Madagascar
Extraction: Water-steam distillation of Eucalyptus citriodora leaves
Active Constituents: aldehydes, monoterpenes; citronellal
Viscosity: Thin, thickening with age
Color: Pale yellow to clear
Which Eucalyptus should I use? There are three varieties of Eucalyptus essential oil that we offer: Eucalyptus citriodora has a strong lemon scent and repels bugs better than the other varieties. Eucalyptus globulus and Eucalyptus radiata have powerful minty aromas used for the respiratory system and supporting immunity. All Eucalyptus varieties may support respiratory health, soothe topical discomfort and cleanse the air and surfaces.
Common Uses: Eucalyptus Citriodora may be applied topically in a carrier or diffused. Add to household cleaning products or to salves and massage oils for joints and muscles.
Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.