quantity in basket: none
code: 11066


Latin Binomial: Leptospermum scoparium
Plant Part: Branch and Leaf
Extraction: Steam Distilled
Growing Practice: Wild
Country of Origin: New Zealand
Odor Type: CITRUS


Odor Charactistic: Odor is fresh, but bitter verging on unpleasant. Strongly herbaceous-resinous, hints of clove. Drydown is ambery-soapy, faint.

Refractive Index: 1.496 - 1.506 @ 20 °C.
Specific Gravity: 0.950 - 0.975 @ 20 °C.
Appearance: light yellow to clear thin liquid


The name Manuka comes from the Maori term meaning nervousness or anxiety.
Aromatherapy: USES IN COSMETICS: As an active ingredient particularly against gram positive bacteria such as Staph

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