Latin Name: Eucalyptus radiata
Method of Extraction: Steam distilled
This species has about 70% of the oxide 1,8 cineole, plus monoterpenes and 3-4% aldehydes. It has a pleasing lemony fragrance and has a broad spectrum of action. It is anti-viral, expectorant, and anti-inflammatory. It is a good immunostimulant, making it excellent for those who are run down and subject to frequent colds. Choose this oil in cases such as: common cold and influenza hoarse, scratchy throat a runny or stuffy nose nasal congestion a slight dry cough swollen tonsils upper respiratory viral illness (chronic and acute). Eucalyptus radiata is a safe choice when treating children, especially combined with Eucalyptus smithii, or Eucalyptus globulus young leaves.
Blends well with peppermint, rosemary, lavender, grapefruit, lemon, pine, juniper, lemongrass, ravintsara and niaouli
This has a wonderful charge of energy and sweetness. I love it