Botanical Name: Melaleuca Alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Origin: New South Wales Australia
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Description: A small tree growing on to about twenty three feet, the Tea Tree has small soft narrow leaves and cream showy bottle brush like flowers. They produce small, closely set woody capsules on the branches.
Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Aromatic Fragrance: Tee Tree Essential Oil has a fresh, antiseptic and medicinal scent. It also has characteristic mint and spice back-notes.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Common Applications: The use of Tea Tree Essential Oil encourages a very powerful resistance to infections and strengthens the immune system.
Typically Used By: Cosmeticians, Natural Healers.
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: Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme.
Cautions: Tea Tree Essential Oil may cause dermal sensitization in some people. Do not take internally.