Botanical Name: Salvia officinalis
Plant Part: Leaves
Origin: Ukraine or Croatia
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Description: Salvia officinalis from the Ladiatae family is also known as 'garden', 'true' and 'Dalmatian' sage. Common sage is an evergreen perennial herb that can grow up to about 60cm (2 feet) high with a woody base, soft gray-green oval leaves and a mass of blue or violet flowers.
Color: Pale yellow to greenish yellow liquid.
Aromatic Fragrance: Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil has a spicy, sharp, and very herbaceous scent. It is referred to as having a penetrating and powerful aroma. The Dalmatian sage is considered the superior Sage variety.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Common Applications: The therapeutic properties of Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil are as an anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, insecticide, laxative and as a tonic
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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: Bergamot, Lavender, Lemon, Origanum and Rosemary.
Cautions: Sage Dalmatian Essential Oil is a powerful oil in the hands of an experienced aromatherapists and should be used with care. It is an oral toxin and should not be used during pregnancy, or by persons suffering from epilepsy or high blood pressure.