Botanical Name: Syzgium aromaticum Plant Part: Buds Extraction Method: Steam Origin: Madagascar Description: Clove is derived from the tree Syzgium aromaticum. It is a slender evergreen that grows up to 12 meters in height (approximately 36 feet). At the start of the rainy season, long buds appear. They change color over time and are beaten from the trees and dried. These are the cloves sold commercially. Colour: Light Golden Yellow Consistency: Medium Note: Middle Strength of Aroma: Medium to S
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia Plant Part: Leaves Extraction Method: Steam Origin: Australia Description: The Tea Tree is a small tree or shrub with needle-like leaves. It is also domestically referred to as Ti-tree. It can grow up to 7 meters (20 feet) in height and thrives in marshy areas, though it is now cultivated in plantations. The Tea Tree is very robust; it is ready for cutting only two years after its’ previous harvest. Colour: Pale yellow to colourless Consistency: Thin Note:
Botanical Name: Melaleuca cajeputi Plant Part: Leaves & Twigs Extraction Method: Steam Distillation Origin: Indonesia Description: Cajeput is a small tree with a tolerably erect but crooked trunk; a soft, thick, spongy, whitish, ash-colored bark; and scattered branches, with the slender twigs often drooping as completely as in the weeping willow (Salix Babylonica). The leaves are alternate, most frequently vertical, short-stalked, narrow- lanceolate, while young, sericeous, sometimes slightly fa
Product Description CloveBudEssentialOil Latin name: Syzigium aromaticum Synonyms: Eugenia aromatica, Eugenia caryophyllata Plant family: Myrtaceae Extraction: Distillation from the buds and/or leaves Origin: Madagascar, Philippines Plant characteristics: An evergreen tree with a smooth, grey trunk up to 12m high. It has large, green leaves, and in the rainy season, long buds appear with a rosy corolla at the tip, which slowly turns red. Oil characteristics: A pale-yellow liquid with a sweet...