Botanical Name: Melaleuca ericifolia
Plant Part: Leaves & Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Description: Also known as Lavender Tea Tree, Rosalina is tall erect evergreen bushy shrub to small tree, 6-12 mm with grayish papery bark. The leaves are soft, alternate, narrow, and the flowers white to cream colored. The tree can be found distributed in low lying swamps, creeks and behind sand dunes. Rosalina comes from the same family as tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) and enjoys many of the same attributes as its more famous cousin.
Color: Clear pale yellow to golden yellow liquid.
Aromatic Fragrance: Rosalina Australian Essential Oil has a pleasant woody, camphoraceous or floral aroma with rosy back notes.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Common Applications: Rosalina Australian Essential Oil is a well known for its antiseptic, spasmolytic and anticonvulsant properties. It is a wonderful oil for upper respiratory tract congestion and infections, particularly in small children. It is a gentle expectorant with good anti-infectious properties, as well as being deeply relaxing and calming which ia helpful in times of stress and insomnia.
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Storage Directions: Essential Oils should be stored in a cool dry place out of direct sunlight. Essential Oils should be stored in colored glass, the most common storage method being used today are Boston Round Bottles in the amber tint.
Blends Well With: Lemon Tea Tree, Cypress, Lemon Myrtle and Peppermint.
Cautions: Rosalina Australian is safe in terms of toxicity and skin irritancy. Avoid use during pregnancy.